Monthly Archives: December 2011

Ghost Town

Having arrived at Dawson City in winter, I discover that I am living among ghosts. The most noticeable of these are antique buildings that date from the days of the Klondike Gold Rush, an event which still defines this town’s … Continue reading

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The Artic Circling

The first time I looked up Dawson City’s exact location on a map, having just received notice of my residency here, I was disappointed to discover that I would come out 200 km-or-so short of the Arctic Circle. Too bad, … Continue reading

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