Category Archives: snow

December Blahs!

What’s great about December? Not much if you’re like me and think Christmas has become a boring, money-sucking, waste of time. Asides from the pleasure I get from spending time with family and friends, this holiday is total bomb… It’s … Continue reading

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ARTSNB, CHRISTMAS, KILL SANTA

This week was an amazing one for me. I received a creation grant from ARTSNB, a branch of the provincial government, to write my next novel. It’s humbling, as there are always more applicants than money to go around. With … Continue reading

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Top 5 winter memes!

Are you sick of winter? Here in the good old maritimes, we’ve had enough of it. We’d wave the white flag to surrender, but no one would see it on account of the snow. If you are one of the … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

It’s been a helluva year, like being on a runaway roller coaster with no brakes.  I guess that would be a good way to describe the last 12 months. The ups and downs have been amazing, scary and hard on the … Continue reading

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HOLY FLYING GROUNDHOGS!!

So another successful groundhog day comes to a close.  Well, I guess that depends where you live.  If it was cloudy in your neighborhood winter is almost done, and if it was sunny you’ve got six more weeks of prime … Continue reading

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Fighting for the last slice of heaven

BEAR CREEK The rising sun calls my name I cannot ignore her plea My breath hangs heavy about my head So cold and yet I see As I travel to my hidden place through a trail of frosty snow I … Continue reading

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Funny signs, funny food, its not funny…

Obviously I had a lot on my mind this morning.  I’m waiting to pick up a truck and I’m thinking about the greasy food I ate last night that could’ve been used as an industrial lubricant.  The signs that are … Continue reading

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Freezing, Fat cats, Foolishness and more!

On nights like this, when the wind howls and rattles the windows.  When the weatherman’s teeth clack and chatter while he tells you it’s -33 with the wind.  When you turn on the shower and it snows.   When your dogs … Continue reading

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Michael Murphy, Irvings and other problems…

So I made it through the week.  Bumping, banging and crashing my way across the frozen ground in my big truck like a german tank in the dead of winter.  At least my knee didn’t fly all to flinders.  Between … Continue reading

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Happy New Year, Icy Roads, Novels, wow!

So here we are.  2012.  The year the world is supposed to end according to the mayans.  I wouldn’t worry about it much, David Alward ain’t gonna let that happen.  He’s got too much fracking to do.  You’d think one … Continue reading

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