Coming Home: Saskatchewan Remembered

Coming Home Saskatchewan Remembered The stories in Coming Home are as surprising as the landscape of Saskatchewan itself and as varied as its weather Through the author s reminiscences we experience prairie life as it was than sixty ye

  • Title: Coming Home: Saskatchewan Remembered
  • Author: Ron Evans
  • ISBN: 9781550023794
  • Page: 287
  • Format: Paperback
  • The stories in Coming Home are as surprising as the landscape of Saskatchewan itself and as varied as its weather Through the author s reminiscences, we experience prairie life as it was than sixty years ago, and as it is today A rich cast of characters appears neighbours, drunks, misfits all with a place in the story These are the tales of a father who lived hThe stories in Coming Home are as surprising as the landscape of Saskatchewan itself and as varied as its weather Through the author s reminiscences, we experience prairie life as it was than sixty years ago, and as it is today A rich cast of characters appears neighbours, drunks, misfits all with a place in the story These are the tales of a father who lived hard, failed often, and was loved much, of a mother who was an artist at heart but became a teacher and farmer s wife through circumstance We visit a prairie dance hall with a floor that rests on horsehair, encounter death, baptize a child, participate in a nude massage We view sex from a farm boy s perspective, learn of home brew and cabbage rolls, eat breakfast with friends, and meet the author s favourite waitress A sense of awe and wonder emerges through encounters with the land and the unfolding of the changing seasons.

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