The Bay of Fundy is a bay on the Atlantic coast of North America, on the northeast end of the Gulf of Maine between the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, with a small portion touching the U.S. state of Maine.
Thirty years ago, I jumped aboard the back-to-the-land movement. My friends and I set about building self-sufficient communities in the hills of New Brunswick. Most of us, staggered by the hard work, eventually gave up on the dream. What happened to those who didn’t?