The Dome Chronicles

The Dome Chronicles

Nevermore Press
In 1972, a boxcar left Toronto with a menagerie of farm animals and an eager young couple and pulled into the station platform in Kingston, Nova Scotia bound for a deserted hundred-acre farm on the South Mountain in Harmony, determined to preserve the foundations of farmsteads past while constructing a geodesic dome. Armed with an irrepressible sense of humour, they were back-to-the-landers. Over the next forty years, through flood and fire, triumph and catastrophe, they persevered.
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In 1972, a boxcar left Toronto with a menagerie of farm animals and an eager young couple and pulled into the station platform in Kingston, Nova Scotia bound for a deserted hundred-acre farm on the South Mountain in Harmony, determined to preserve the foundations of farmsteads past while constructing a geodesic dome. Armed with an irrepressible sense of humour, they were back-to-the-landers. Over the next forty years, through flood and fire, triumph and catastrophe, they persevered.
Garry Leeson (CA)
Garry Leeson is a writer, auctioneer and farmer from the Annapolis Valley. He has been published in various periodicals, both in Canada and internationally and his stories have been showcased on CBC Radio. He was long-listed for CBC Writes Creative Nonfiction in 2012. In 2014, Garry received funding from Arts Nova Scotia to develop a collection of short stories about small farming in rural Nova Scotia. Garry lives in the community of Harmony with his wife Andrea and a menagerie of animals.
Page length 168
Publication date (yyyymmmdd) 20191201
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ISBN: 9781775371731

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