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Change of Scene, Change of Heart

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Change of Scene, Change of Heart

by Lynette Sheppard
August 5, 2016

Sometimes it feels necessary, even lifesaving to get away. Away from chores, home, the familiar and the routine. Away from political bombast, email solicitations, and others’ needs. Away from the tyranny of computer, television, and iOS devices.... Read more

Say WHAT?

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Say WHAT?

by Lauri Gwilt
July 31, 2016

Consider for a moment, all of the things in our day to day lives we take great care in choosing. We painstakingly pour over the hundreds, even thousands, of photos we take to find the best of the bunch. For every avocado that finds its way into our... Read more

The Society Beneath My Porch

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The Society Beneath My Porch

by Eric Alan
July 23, 2016

I celebrate the beauty of life force itself, as it insistently seeks expression through an apparently limitless array of species. That beauty often has a dangerous edge, for all species must defend themselves in this highly competitive and conflicted worl... Read more

The Beat of Grandfather Drum

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The Beat of Grandfather Drum

by Tania Carriere
June 26, 2016

When fabric is torn, it is so hard to mend. Recently our Canadian people stood face to face with the haunting words of our Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada. We, the colonizers of our country, have much to answer for. There is pain and shame in... Read more

The Freedom in Constraints

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The Freedom in Constraints

by Eric Alan
June 19, 2016

By some measures, the ideal feeling of freedom is the lightness and joy that comes from a lack of constraints. It’s a sensation of being almost beyond gravity, whether it be in love or creativity or democracy.    Still, I&rsquo... Read more