Into the Mountains

How do you save your family when they are faced with hate and racism on all sides? How do you avoid fear every minute of every day? In the years following the North West Rebellion of 1885 many Métis “disappeared” as many went into hiding to avoid racism and mistreatment. Admittedly, some like Gabriel Dumont […]

Into the Mountains

How do you save your family when they are faced with hate and racism on all sides? How do you avoid fear every minute of every day? In the years following the North West Rebellion of 1885 many Métis “disappeared” as many went into hiding to avoid racism and mistreatment. Admittedly, some like Gabriel Dumont […]

What We Need Is a Good Cow Dog

Do you regret that? Sometimes you might say something to a friend that you regret, however it seemed like a good idea at the time. Perhaps it was funny, true and had to be said, or just your effort to lighten the mood and explain that it wasn’t a life and death matter but could […]

Into The Mountain

It was a moonless, damp night in early summer. I was young then and did not understand that Mother was very worried. As she sat sewing by the lantern light she continued to glance at the cabin door and shift on the bench. Father was still not home. At that time and for many years […]