Going Backwards to Move Ahead
Trudy Gahlinger shares her motivations for relocating from Victoria to Owen Sound
by Trudy Gahlinger, originally published in The Owen Sounder and Grey Bruce MOSAIC
But why? was the constant and incredulous response when I told people I was moving from Victoria to Owen Sound.
It seemed incomprehensible that one could “leave paradise for a small town in the middle of nowhere” as one friend put it. Another friend said: “you’re go…