by Wayne Chan | May 3rd 11:55 am
My daily commute is like a small gear of mechanical time, of epicycles upon epicycles, where days turn to months and to years, and the seasons cycle through. The rhythms of time are constant, but the changes they bring are not.
by george ilsley | May 3rd 1:44 pm
The neighborhood of Broma in Vancouver (around Broadway and Main) used to have salmon streams and a temperate rainforest. Now it has hipsters.
by Brendan Harrison | Apr 12th 12:54 pm
When white supremacists moved into my neighbourhood, I was forced to reconsider what community meant to me.
by Monica Meneghetti | May 2nd 11:45 pm
Queer Banffites come in every stripe but, like other wildlife, most of us are well-camouflaged.
by Christin Geall | May 3rd 10:16 pm
In my neighborhood, houses float out to sea. Theyre jacked up from their foundations, lifted onto trucks, and barged away.
by Andrew Robulack | Apr 29th 10:07 am
Mike Tribes is the King of Centennial. He just needs a theme song.
by Andrew Robulack | Apr 22nd 4:16 pm
I live on Stan McCowan Place, a new street that takes its name from the Stan McCowan Arena that was removed 5 years ago to make room for it. But no one Ive ever asked could tell me who Stan McCowan was, or what he might have done to earn his name a permanent place in the world.
by Andrew Robulack | Apr 16th 2:36 pm
The biggest change in Porter Creek? Condos. And lots of em.
by Andrew Robulack | Apr 8th 2:10 pm
My son, Cole, age 9, is walking with his cousin/best friend, Kiiwaadin, to Heathers Haven, a convenience store in the local strip mall.
by Andrew Robulack | Apr 2nd 12:43 pm
Some of the overhead fluorescent lights dont work, so the bright room is dotted with patches of darkness. And then theres that smell. A mix of spilled beer, stale smoke (from the days of yore), pinewood, and cotton curtains cooked blonde from the summer's 24-hour sunlight.