New!

Mike and Nick are off on a new adventure! Check out the latest episode of Nick’s new photoblog, Highlights of the Great Trail: The Niagara River.


Britt’s new novel, Nasty Girl Seeks Happiness, was published on 17 July 2020!

Set in 1920s Paris and 1930s Berlin, it’s another of her utterly compelling examinations of the dark side of the human psyche.

It’s now available in either paperback or Kindle formats via Amazon.com

And you can read it in a Swedish version too!


The Bruce Trail, closed at the height of the coronavirus pandemic, reopened on 2 June 2020.

Mike and Nick finished the Trail on 7 November 2020!

Read the latest post of Nick’s photo blog, or go to the links to each hike at The Bruce Trail End-to-End

There’s now a Bruce Trail End-to-End Index to help you find the subject you’re looking for in the photo blog.

Many thanks for visiting this website. If you have enjoyed our Bruce Trail progress, bookmark this page for news of future photo blogs. Or please follow this site and you’ll be alerted when there are new posts.

And you might want to check out Nick’s photo blog of the Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail, which is now complete.

Holmström Ruddick

Welcome to the joint website of Britt Holmström and Nicholas Ruddick.

Britt is a Swedish-Canadian novelist and short story writer who publishes her works in both English and Swedish.

Nick is a retired academic who has written many non-fiction books and articles on science fiction and other subjects.

Learn more about Britt, Nick, and their publications by clicking on the blue menu above.