The Canadian Invasion

How do you make a country out of a series of industrial art works?

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You take the sun and all that it does out in the red medicine willows …p1430345

… add some myths about the cold North left over from the expulsion of English patriots to Indian Territory after the American Civil War, and get Kelowna…p1430254

… a kind of Martian colony in the grass.

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It is a safe place for people who are a long way from home. It is a fortress.

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Oh, did you think that space colonization was fiction? Why, meet the life forms of this place, invisible aliens picking the snow out of the air. Well, invisible to some.

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It is a form of breathing. We live among wonders and artificial suns.

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We have all we need to find the light on our planet among the stars.

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What stories we could tell the Canadian-Americans…

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… if there were just a language we could share!

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