Monthly Archives: August 2006

dispatches from the west volume three: rolling through the prairies

Rolling Through the Prairies “I punked off Saskatchewan.” Waking up to the sounds of “breakfast is now being served in the dining car!” – Oh right, first class. I forgot. I peeked out from under my sleepy, cozy haze to … Continue reading

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dispatches from the west volume two: killerpeg, manitoba

Killerpeg, Manitoba. August 2 – 4, 2006. [ Mood Ruff :: Soldier Song ] I kind of like Winnipeg. I vaguely remember a joke I used to tell as a kid (adapted from a much dirtier joke I once overheard … Continue reading

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dispatches from the west, volume one: escape from northern ontario

Toronto to Winnipeg I’ve taken the train a million times. Or, at least what’s felt like a million times. The corridor of tracks that runs from Toronto to Halifax has been well oiled by wheels upon which I’ve traveled several … Continue reading

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