Your HeartSong Travel Stories


Peterborough,
Ontario

Adventure in Understanding

Sandra Phinney

Funny how a heartsong moment in our lives can open doors … and lead us on both inner and outer journeys.

The first time I saw a Voyageur canoe (aside from photos in books or magazines) was in Peterborough, ON where I had joined some fellow tr…

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Kleinburg,
Ontario

The ghost of Tom Thomson

Melanie Chambers

Lawren Harris said of fellow Group of Seven artist Tom Thomson: “Those who depart before their time continue to haunt the land they loved.” The story goes that Tom Thomson, a skilled outdoorsman who spent months alone in the backcountry of Algonqui…

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Toronto,
Ontario

Soul Searching in Kensington Market

Melanie Chambers

Every last Sunday of the month in Kensington Market cars are forbidden. Pedestrian Sunday. Astrologers, food stalls and reiki healers spill out onto the streets. Before moving to Toronto, I would always make a pit stop in Kensington Market, always. To …

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