A place like Facer Street is a community unto itself. Even thought it is part of a larger city, it is the parts that make the whole. It is the small places that contain the stories and creat the memories that make the reality of the place.
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Remembrance Day in St. Catharines
Books and Brews: Chapter One
The first meeting of our new “Books and Brews” book club was held this past Tuesday, July 19. Not only…
Night at the Museum – Books and Brews
I am not speaking of the history of the war itself but of the treatment of indigenous peoples, while in the service of Canada.
Foot steps into the Wind: what we are all about!
My vision of a traveler is someone that is well rounded and conscientious of how and where they are traveling. It is of a person that is knowledgeable, about the current facts of where they are going as well as the historical context and why that is important.
Why is Understanding History Important?
One of my passions is history. I love reading about it and learning about it. I love those old dusty things that are taken for granted in the modern world.
The Eternal Flame
Alone at a Table for Two
Places have the ability to mark us in ways that nothing else can, they leave their imprint upon our minds and more importantly our very soul.
Names Etched in Stone
More than a couple of years ago I had the honour of going to a place that I consider to be sacred […]