What It Means to Write on “Unceded Coast Salish Territory”

A brief explainer for visitors to my Medium profile.

Panorama Ridge, the site of quintessential postcard-perfect British Columbia photos. Also on the traditional, unceded territory of the Squamish Nation. (Photo by Randy Tarampi on Unsplash)

If you’ve landed on my Medium profile, first of all, thank you for checking me out!

You may have noticed that on my profile, I am a Canadian writer writing on “unceded Coast Salish territory.” If you are from anywhere outside of British Columbia, you…