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Teddy Bears, Grizzly Bears & The National Wildlife Refuge System

  Of Teddy Bears, Grizzly Bears & The National Wildlife Refuge System – A Celebration – Or a Rant?     It’s been 114 years since President Teddy Roosevelt created the National Wildlife Refuge System, the heroic beginning of the idea … Continue reading

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Take Your Dog To Work Day – America’s Most Pet-Friendly Companies

  America’s Most Pet-Friendly Companies – A List for Take Your Dog To Work Day     We love our pets, eh? Their love, their loyalty, are a constant in our harried lives.  I can name a number of people who … Continue reading

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Stephen J Voorhies: Artist of the American People — and Places

  Stephen J Voorhies: Tribute to an Artist of the American (and Canadian) People — and Places     As an avid collector of classic wilderness fiction, including the stories of our Canadian Mounties, I’ve been lucky enough to track … Continue reading

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Global Climate Change Facts: COP21 Climate Change Conference Paris 2015

  Global Climate Change Facts From A Conservative Point Of View     COP21 Climate Change Conference Paris & Beyond…   “Canada Is Back!” Now we have hope again. After the years of Canada’s Greenest Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, when … Continue reading

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Justin and Sophie Trudeau – Canada’s Fairy Tale Romance

  Canada’s Fairy Tale Romance     Justin and Sophie Trudeau – A Cultural Conservative Looks At The New Hope They Bring To Canada   “Change happens because people come together.” – Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau “Sophie is a phenomenal mother, a … Continue reading

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Old Stock Canadian vs Newcomer: A Patriot’s View

  Old Stock Canadian vs Newcomer     A Patriot’s View   When Prime Minister Stephen Harper used the phrase “old stock Canadians” in the September 17th leaders debate, he sure stepped into it. We knew what he meant by … Continue reading

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Charles Livingston Bull, Wildlife Artist

  A TRIBUTE TO CHARLES LIVINGSTON BULL, “AMERICA’S PREMIERE WILDLIFE ARTIST!”     I first saw the fierce, exhilarating drawings of American wildlife artist Charles Livingston Bull in an old hardcover copy of HAUNTERS OF THE SILENCES, by Canadian author … Continue reading

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Wolf Whelps & Lead Dogs: Tribute to George Marsh, Wilderness Writer

Wolf Whelps & Lead Dogs: Tribute to Wilderness Writer George Marsh   I must have been age nine when the kindly older couple next door gave me a copy of George Marsh’s THE WHELPS OF THE WOLF. We had been … Continue reading

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My Fave Atlantic Seafood Recipes: Lobster chowder – Atlantic Scallops au Gratin – Baked Stuffed Haddock

  My Fave Atlantic Seafood Recipes     I’ve been asked, “What do you love to cook at home, Brian?” Well, I’m a Maritime Canadian.  The Atlantic Ocean is just over there.  I loved cooking seafood in restaurants for years, … Continue reading

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SPIRITUAL WORDSMITHS: The Best Writers of Christian Fiction

The Best Writers of Christian Fiction As I write this, Christian fiction continues to sell.  And continues to grow in readership. The #1 Christian bestseller on Amazon is SOMEWHERE SAFE WITH SOMEBODY GOOD: The New Mitford Novel by Jane Karon. … Continue reading

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