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Statement (e/p)

Introduction (e)



text: about life on the Bench and about prairie sounds (p)

text: about the leaving of two high school boys (f)

text: about open spaces and overpowering solitude (p)

text: about a road accident (f)

text: about the conversation

text: about little controversies (f)

text: about the medical clinic (f)

text: about a horse and a death (p/f)

text: about young girls and working part-time (f)

text: about Chimney Coulee(f/e)

text: about before big ranch settlements of 1890s (e/p)

Postscript: about freewill limited by landscape (p/e)


References and related free historical resources (.pdf): lists


(e=editorial commentary  p=published text  f=fiction)


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Dedicated with thanks to Marjorie Michel, her friends and family.


Disclaimer: Although this site uses some photographs from Eastend, SK and area, fictional texts are not about existing places, individuals (living or dead), or actual events, except where noted in editorial commentary (e) and other publications (p).



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