Tag Archives: Eastern Townships

Getting Through the Night… and the Day

The little guy lowered his hand after I called out his name. He was wide-eyed and exuberant. “My dad woke up in the middle of the night and he had to pee. And when he went into the bathroom and … Continue reading

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A Ghost Story

Maple Westgate had often been a little bit drunk after leaving Jack Dawson’s card parties late at night, but tonight he felt especially giddy. He and his playing partner Billy Painter had combined to win the competition and so as … Continue reading

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On the Move

Never let a real estate agent into your house. And never let anyone else choose where you live. Two lessons that I didn’t learn soon enough. Born and brought up in Montreal, I later found myself living in small-town Ontario, … Continue reading

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