Masset Magic

Masset Magic: Festival fun and calls for more Kwuna

Haida Gwaii has the most unique populace. We are home to, and…

  • Aug 24, 2018


Masset Magic: Take-off for Eagle Talon Adventures

Eagle Talon Adventures offers smoothies, baked goods, gifts, and kayak rentals.

  • Aug 10, 2018


Masset Magic: A few tips for off-island visitors

Being from Haida Gwaii there are always certain things I try to keep in mind when away.

  • Aug 3, 2018


Masset Magic: Spells, spills, and the what’s-she-after

ā€œIā€™m at that wonderful stage in my life when I wonder, why am I here and think about the hereafter.ā€

  • Jul 13, 2018

Masset Magic: Missing Stephen Reid

By Evelyn von Almassy It is always difficult to write about someone’s…

  • Jun 22, 2018

Masset Magic: Building protection from a wave of grief

By Jana McLeod Times are tough down here at the north end.…

  • Jun 14, 2018

Masset Magic: Dancing and driving in circles

Whenever I see a pylon I have to fight the urge to…

  • May 18, 2018

Masset Magic: Close encounters of the taan kind

By Evelyn von Almassy I was listening to one of my favourite…

  • May 12, 2018

Masset Magic: A foodtruck début and Harbour Day revival

By Jana McLeod I’m showing incredible restraint today. It’s gorgeous out and…

  • May 4, 2018

Masset Magic: Bow-Meow wow and more signs of spring

By Evelyn von Almassy I hate to say it, but you missed…

  • Apr 26, 2018

Masset Magic: Spring cleaning and an out-of-body Boot Camp workout

I’ve been doing some research on spring cleaning, mostly to see if…

  • Apr 20, 2018

Masset Magic: A vigil for Humboldt

By Evelyn von Almassy I visited Saskatchewan many years ago, stopping in…

  • Apr 12, 2018

Masset Magic: Respect is contagious, and so is bad attitude

By Jana McLeod Being a food critic would be my dream job.…

  • Apr 6, 2018

Masset Magic: Offline, a few hours feel like a lifetime

By Jana McLeod I can finally talk about it. February 3 was…

  • Mar 9, 2018

Masset Magic: Overheard at All-Native — The right kind of locker room talk

By Jana McLeod Hello from Prince Rupert! What an amazing time so…

  • Feb 23, 2018

Masset Magic: Animator Josh Samuels makes smooth moves in Black Panther

By Jana McLeod We love our success stories about our tiny little…

  • Feb 7, 2018

Masset Magic: Dreaming Valentino’s in Akumal

By Evelyn von Almassy I am writing this from Akumal, a place…

  • Feb 2, 2018

Masset Magic: A kind act, a big day, and basketball fever

By Jana McLeod It’s still basketball fever time on Haida Gwaii. With…

  • Jan 25, 2018

Masset Magic: A Christmas Classic to remember

By Jana McLeod Here I am, a full hour before the column…

  • Jan 10, 2018

Masset Magic: Christmas parties and Donna Mae’s smile

By Jana McLeod I have always told my children that all my…

  • Dec 15, 2017