Writing Index Page
This is a series of edits on a story that I spent a fair bit of time on.
Another story or too...
- Wave Story
- Storm Rewrite 2
- Storm Rewrite 3
- Laundry Fun to see an experience from two perspectives.
- Pine Marten Experimenting with putting accent
into the language of a character. You judge if I managed it.
I have been known to sit down and rant...
- Failure of Public
Participation Processes While I have been involved in many kind of processes
as member and leader I see some massive problems.
- What motivates me to write? This file
is saved as "Book Introduction" and in some sense it is what brought me to
this great adventure of writing. I simply wanted to write a book on the provincial
park, to provide some insight into the great tract of land that it is. I wanted
to inspire people with its beauty and its ecology. Maybe someday in the future
it will get there. The poetry that it begins with is mine.
Sometimes I just keep track of what is going on. Usually it is a trip of some
sort or another. Sometimes it is a bit of family history.
- 1998 trip through the Rockies to Prince
George and back through Calgary This was a daily journal of a family trip.
- Father's Family History I
went home on Thanksgiving weekend a few years ago with the intention of getting
a wee bit of the family history. I may write about the reasons some
time but for now let me say I am glad that I did it.
- Hike Thoughts from May 2000 Wandering along the
Nut Point Hiking Trail with a bunch of Scouts, parents and a wildlife biologist.
My reflections on the wild life and forest along the way.
I have written a few newspaper columns for the Northerner newspaper based in
La Ronge. The column ran every two weeks over the course of eight weeks.
It was called "Make More Money."
- Why this column
Once in a while I write sermons...
And sometimes I think other people have pretty good ideas and I want to ponder
them or put them in a place where other people can ponder them. I haven't been
able to find a source for some of these. I am pretty naive about copy right. So
some of this is attributed where I can find a source. If I have offended you please
contact me and I will remove or change what I have here.
- What do we do about lonely people?
- Why do people go to church?
- Celebrated Cross
- Letting Go A pretty good description of the
challenges of moving forward.
- Bad Day on the High Seas (OK not so high) Make
sure you have Kleenex on hand. This tale never fails to bring tears to my
- Poems about Poetry Some poets that
I think have a knack for capturing parts of the poetic experience. (If you
are curious about my poetry slip over