Yash Recommends: Medicine Walk by Richard Wagamese

Franklin Starlight is called to visit his father, Eldon. He’s sixteen years old and has had the most fleeting of relationships with the man. The rare moments they’ve shared haunt and trouble Frank, but he answers the call, a son’s duty to a father. He finds Eldon decimated after years …

Canadian Apocalypses

Maybe it’s the cold Canadian climate, the tension between being an industrialized nation with a population concentrated in cities and being a source for primary goods (wood, ores, fish, furs,grain, etc) which, historically, was kind of the whole point of  Canada, or some combination of the peculiar historical-geographical nature of …