It's 1850 in Mimico, Upper Canada. Eleven-year old Janice needs to memorize a play for school, but her father doesn't agree with her choice of literature. Janice's only other option is to write a poem herself, which seems like an impossible idea until help comes from the skies.
A Play in a Day
The Pigeons of Mimico
Read Online: You can read all of Attending the Storm on the 1 Day, 1 Play website: http://www.1day1play-wlpg.org/attending-the-storm-by-marilyn-anne-campbell/
Explore the rest of the site to discover works from playwrights all over the world. You can, for example, see the Canadian plays here (and I must say, I'm pretty excited to have my work listed on the same page as Damien Atkins, who is a fantastic actor and writer).
Status: I may expand this into something more. We shall see.