Book Review – Foolsgold: Making Something from Nothing and Freeing Your Creative Process

Foolsgold: Making Something from Nothing and Freeing Your Creative Process Susan G. Wooldridge ISBN 978-0-307-34148-8 There is so much ripe and delicious food to be thankful for at harvest time. What Susan Wooldridge writes about in Foolsgold is a type of life harvesting. She collects, savours and integrates memories of her husband and the end […]

Book Review: Home and Away

Anny Scoones makes her home at Glamorgan Farm, one of Vancouver Island’s original farmsteads. There she holds literary fundraisers, raises livestock including rare Gloucester Old Spot pigs, a woolly Russian Bashkir Curling horse, and Naked Neck hens, a rare breed that originated in Hungary. The farm, as Scoones writes in her introduction, "in its gentle […]