The Forest, By Andreas Gunster. Taken from pg. 11 of The Golden Spruce by John Vaillant. Photo Credit: In the Woods by Arnaud DG – link DG, Arnaud. In the Woods… 2012. Flickr, Lynn Valley. Flickr. Web. 26 Apr. 2017.   My blackout poem was trying to create an image of the forests that we were […]

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Background   In Canada, our government is set up so that we as citizens vote every four years for someone who will represent us in the parliament in Ottawa and supposedly vote on decisions the way we would if we were in that position. Three hundred and thirty-eight people get to decide the future of […]

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This In-Depth post will be kept relatively short and concise because I was away all of spring break and wasn’t able to progress much; however, I did meet with my mentor and have a plan going forward on what my next steps are going to look like. My meeting with my mentor this week was […]

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Good evening honorable men of the House of Assembly!   My name is Sir. Charles Tupper and I am proud to announce that I will hereby be representing all Nova Scotians as provincial secretary! After the disastrous years under the failing liberal government, 1857 will be remembered as a year of change. I will be working under […]

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These last weeks were the most productive of my In-Depth project so far. Not only did I meet with my mentor three times, but I received my camera, planned a shoot, and got myself another mentor who I haven’t met with yet, but will hopefully be an enormous help for my project. Overall, my project […]

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John Grenier (2008) The Far Reaches of Empire: War in Nova Scotia 1710 – 1760 Amazon Link to book Review by Thomas S. Abler of the book Grenier provides an extensive and thorough history of war in Nova Scotia from 1710 – 1760 not only providing key dates and times but also providing the reasoning […]

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Wow, In-Depth post #3 already! Seems like I just got started on this project yesterday… Anyway, this week I have some good news, bad news, and some exciting news. Let’s start with the bad. Around my last post, the Coquitlam area was just starting to look snow free again; the roads weren’t sheets of black […]

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Background Humans are funny creatures, we are the lone race on this earth capable of pondering, of asking, why? While other creatures evolved to have insane muscular strength or eyes like telescopes, we got stuck with the world’s most advanced brain. Today, I’ll be exerting my human brain power and trying to answer a question […]

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*Due to the fact that I haven’t secured a mentor yet, I will further address the questions designated for post #2 in post #3 *If you’d like to see the video I made at my first shoot click here   In-depth this year is progressing nicely. I’m feeling positive regarding the hopes of acquiring a […]

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