Vancouver Island

Seaside Spooks

It’s a Tuesday evening in late September, and I’m standing in the dim light of Victoria’s Old Burying Ground (Pioneer Square). The nearby oak trees and the...

Going Underground

I’ll admit it: I’m most comfortable on terra firma with the sky above. But I’m also drawn underground, to the magic and wonder of caves. Humans have always found...

Where the Surf Meets the Trees

Mist seeps through the Sitka spruce and western red cedars towering above Sombrio Beach. Sunlight glistening on ferns and the call of a raven complete the impression...