I’d never had a snowball fight in August before, but Jungfraujoch provided the arsenal
and a blanket of late summer sun. We laughed and dodged friendly missiles, sliding down snowy banks to avoid the onslaught. Like any war, it came at a cost – a night in bed with sunstroke.
BIO: Stephen Ground’s work has appeared in numerous publications, including Temenos Journal, Typishly, Flumes, and forthcoming from Dark Ink and The Sunlight Press. He graduated from York University’s Theatre and Community Arts programs, spent years in a remote, fly-in community in Canada’s North, then Saskatoon and Toronto before returning home.