OUR CATEGORY : Ella Zeltserman

Edmonton Founded 1980

1. We landed in the city during a thaw, in February, sun was warm and everything around melted, the snow on the streets, the houses and birds and people’s faces. That January was the coldest on record and City Hall had offered certificates to those, who needed confirmation of their endurance. We walked along Jasper […]

homesickness snapshot

Fifteen years after we left, my husband was there and took the picture. Dirty robin’s egg blue walls of the old crumbling building, grimy white of the trim around each window frame and columns in the corners, a roof in dull grey. It is November, slush outside, mix of melting white snow and brown earth […]