Volume 7 of Red Magazine – The Island Storybook, edited by David Weale, highlights Island life and culture.
This issue features a large number of first-time contributors including Faye Pound, Wilna Clark-Gerami, Brenda Boudreau, Kevin Bryce, Diana Lariviere, Linda Stewart, Doug Gillispie, and Carl MacLeod.
Readers can find out about Michael Gaudet’s account of his ‘tip to tip’ ultra-run in 2012.and a remarkable story about what happened to a bottle containing a hand-written message that thrown off the Souris/Madeleines ferry in 2010.
this issue also contains a tribute to organic farmer Raymond Loo, a recollection of Colin Campbell McColl of Belfast, Christmas stories from west and east, a Valentines Day story that will probably make even the most hard-bitten readers mist up, and more.
And, finally, Wayne MacKinnon gives his take on that great Island pasttime – reading through the death notices – and explains why, on PEI, no one ever really dies. Back issues of Red Magazine are also available.