Growing as a family in a relatively primitive, isolated and socially hostile environment can be a learning experience. Sometimes the 'good old days' have more to teach us than we realize at the time. Independence and self-reliance come to mind in this short story about the main character who engages herself, others and the natural surroundings in a journey of self-development and final triumph. This main characters quest has a lasting, positive effect on all members of her family.
Late One Night
A hitchhiker, late one night on the way home from work, encounters what she expects in a chance pick up ... at least from her point of view, she does.
Mikka's Log: Delayed Departures
Mikka's life with her mother is in virtual limbo. She is trying in her own way to find an alternative to her seemingly oppressive world. Then an encounter with a friendly, older, male passenger opens her eyes to a possible solution but she…
Beached In the Barrens
A lounge-lubber falls in with a bad lot during Swiftsure Yacht Race celebrations in Victoria, BC, and finds himself the worse for seafaring and free-saying until he grasps for rescue through a famous personage. This story may reveal the origin of…
Gecko Tales: The Road Trip - Adventures of Paiya The Lizard
The second book in this series of stories about a stowaway lizard from Cuba. An encounter with feral rabbits at a nearby university leads to more adventures for Paiya and his rat friends, Scribble, Puzzle and Daisy. Contemporary topic and reading…
The Case of the Three Dollar Doughnuts and BCBD, Inc.
A story of youthful alliances, humor, justice, retribution and restoration.
Sock Monkey and the Memory Shirt
A grandmother, a grandson who used to be five but is now just about all grown up at six and a lonely sock monkey waiting on the shelf - put them together and you have the story of the memory shirt. This is a tale of growing up and handling…
Humble Pie: Quest For Melton Mowbray
The search for a good pork pie on British Columbia's Vancouver Island.
Camping and Travel In Western Canada and the United States
In this travel journal I have detailed our camping road trip for July and August 2014. We spent over thirty-five days driving through three United States and three Canadian provinces as we explore new areas, search out family ancestors and take in…
Glimpses of Cuba
Experiences and adventures while traveling around Cuba for two weeks in February, 2011 - a day to day journal of activities in Habana, Cienfuegos, Trinidad and Valle de Vinales. Some candid observations on the people and conditions, some…
Travels With Zelda: In the Company of Bats
A summer 2011 van camping travelogue from Victoria, to Olympia, through the Cascades to Winthrop, Twisp and Oroville, then north into the Thompson-Okanagan with detail of Penticton, Naramata Bench wine country, Summerland, Peachland, Okanagan Lake,…
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