Tag Archives: Great Slave Lake

Brave Heart

Last summer, as a way of motivating myself to write, I entered a story writing contest.  It was fun!  It gave me pleasure to create a piece, and finish it off and at the end still like it.  I’ve been … Continue reading

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Heaven on Earth

One doesn’t have to live in Yellowknife long to hear people talk about their favorite summer vacation destination, the east arm of Great Slave Lake.   But this is no ordinary holiday spot.   Locals frequently wax lyrically about it, their … Continue reading

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Holes In The Ice

This last Friday was one of those days where truth is stranger than fiction, one of those days where events arise and collide in ways that make you believe in irony, fate, destiny and the urgent need to celebrate every … Continue reading

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A Different Sort of Spring

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Winter Camping

While my friends in Nelson have been biking for some weeks now, until recently its still been darned cold up here.  The days are long however, and the sun is always shining, so the wilderness has been calling.  I had … Continue reading

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The Ice Road

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Winter Lite

We were NOT looking forward to a return to winter after our balmy ski vacation in BC, but to our surprise, its been quite nice to be back.  One friend told me we were entering the nice part of winter, … Continue reading

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