January 2010

The ice and snow and hockey show

"Ice and snow and hockey show" SNOW; memories of snowfalls past; snow that new Canadians find marvellous, frightening or puzzling; stories of snowclearing and fights...

Rats, cats, and other animals

A short bedroom battle with a dark furry intruder, a long duel with the wily old "Templeton rat", a boy who collects animals, but only...

Welcome to Canada

A child pop star in Macedonia becomes an opera singer in Canada. Two immigrants have humourous encounters with "Canadian" English. A young woman from China...

More about Henry

In 50 years running a family farm, Henry Haws saw all the big changes. His stories take us back to rural Ontario in the 20th...
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