Hai’da Tribal Dancers

This summer marked the 2nd G’wana’kw Family canoe trip to Blaine and Semiahmoo. The G’wana’ka family was joined by families from four indigenous tribes, including members from Hai’da and Tlignit bands. The festival is held in the spirit of peace and healing ancient grievances. The families perform traditional dances and songs, host a potlatch, and […]

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Great American Eclipse of 2017

The Great American Solar Eclipse turned out to be a much bigger spectacle than I had anticipated. I didn’t think we would see anything because of the smoke from wildfires, but the skies cleared up just in time for the eclipse. By then all the special filtered glasses were long gone and it was far […]

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Berthesan Park: Wintery Green.

The park seems to be wet year-round. It’s almost like a miniature rain forest, it seems. Must have been horribly dreary for the original homesteaders. We just finished melting out of a heavy snow and silver thaw, but you’d hardly be able to tell with all the winter green. I’ve been trying to improve my […]

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