On A Snowy Christmas Eve: A Much-Loved Story. by Ruth Carmichael Ellinger
Approx. 6,430 words.
Published on November 28, 2011.
An endearing true story for the young and old alike of an aging artist, bitter with life and the family he once loved. The vinegary old man and his dog, Rudy, live in a small Canadian village nestled in the heart of British Columbia. Who can change such a bitter, broken heart? The answer comes when Bernie faces himself and his past during a children’s Christmas pageant.