Another Canary, Fallen

Honky was the first cat to get sick after the gas station opened in July, 2018. Within weeks he developed … More

Carpentry Atrocity

The Bylaw Enforcement Officer visited the gas station next door numerous times between June and December 2021. From garbage left … More

Plausible Deniability

Someone rang my doorbell one afternoon. By the time I got downstairs and opened my door, there was no one … More

A Local Writer

Every night before I go to bed I check that my front and back doors are locked. I look out … More

It Just Gets Worse…

On October 24, a Sunday, I woke up around 9:00 a.m.. I opened the curtains that overlook the backyard. At … More

The Worst Creep Yet

Around 10:00 in the morning I was walking to the hardware store. I had to take the long way around, … More


As a woman, working by myself, on my own house, I have been plagued by pests. Women speaking privately amongst … More

Color Agony

My house faces west, slightly oriented to the south. There are no large trees across the street to filter the … More