The Turquoise Dragon by David Rains Wallace

Wallace, David Rains. (1985). The Turquoise Dragon. The Yolla Bolly Press; California. I picked up this book at the library and signed it out primarily because the synopsis began as follows: “…George Kilgore, a forester living quietly in the foothills of California’s rugged Klamath Mountains, stumbles into a deadly web of intrigue when he discovers…

Backus Woods – Norfolk County

Although it’s literally – 25 degrees outside right now in Southern Ontario, fantasies of warm, balmy days out on the hiking trails are dancing through my head this evening. I have been particularly moved to a summery nostalgia while looking through pictures taken in Backus Woods – a significant natural ecosystem as well as a…