Day: July 20, 2020

Visiting Pier 21: A Journey Through Family Memory

Visiting Pier 21: A Journey Through Family Memory

Baba’s hand lay heavy on my forearm as I lead her through the Pier 21 museum in Halifax. We move slowly, her speed hindered by two hip replacements and cataracts. The heavy thud of her palachka—a wooden cane—resounded against the hardwood floors. Her gaze flitted […]