Author Shanon Sinn discusses the history of Halloween on the Island, what lessons ghost stories can teach us, and old-timey sensationalist writers.
A look at a long-ago visit by a not-so-charming prince
Throughout its history, the Courtenay River Estuary has lived in constant flux. And now, a renewal comes once again.

September 2022

Three Island-born female punk rockers who blazed their own trail

August 2022

With endless forests and a rugged coastline this memoir’s humorous and candid collection of stories delights readers, even if far away from…
From discovering aquifers to chronicling the past, these outsiders redefined the Island in their own, unique ways.
Free, searchable, history all from the comfort of home.

July 2022

BC’s small-town connector first took off in Port Hardy with service to Vancouver
The world is in constant flux, and nothing stays the same, except of course cute animals—they will always pull our heart strings.
Braggadocio is part of his charm and provides a lively source for these tales from the wilds of British Columbia
When you look back through its history, Vancouver Island is a dangerous place to live.

June 2022

To appreciate Wilson Duff’s biography, you need not know who he was—Wilson Duff Coming Back, a Life is about more than just one man.