Shivering

I read a story this morning about a mountain. Well, the mountain was a minor character. Okay fine, it wasn’t a character. It was the setting. I did pay attention in English class. Actually I didn’t. That was a lie. English was boring. But. The story, the setting, the point: I was reading an account…

Explorer Pants

I wore my explorer pants today.  The last time I wore my explorer pants we climbed a mountain. I never told you about that, did I? One fine day at the end of last summer I was working at a fishing lodge. I worked there many fine days actually, but this day was a particularly…

The Story of Simon Gunanoot

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If You Hate Scenery, Pass This By.

It’s been a week and a day since I left Smithers. After driving North for six hours, we unloaded the pick up and ate some fries and I hoisted my duffel, backpack and trusty ol’ gumboots in the back of a floatplane and clambered in. Then we flew, and this is what I saw: Green…