culture vulture

A friend and I visited our province's capital, Fredericton last Sunday. My friend -- who has a 'slight' obsession with Henry David Thoreau [to put it mildly] -- wanted to visit a photo exhibition; «24 trees at Walden Pond».  She wanted to go this particular Sunday, as the photographer was going to be there, himself, …

Sails

Weekend before last, we had something called Festival of Sails here in Saint John. There were twelve [or eighteen, now I'm not sure] tall ships in the harbour. The started arriving 10AM on Friday morning and I knew this. The programme for that weekend's activities had been posted in the newspaper and all over Facebook. …

poppies

Ideally, I would like to merge my 'new' interest for handwriting and fountain pens into this blog without boring my readers to death. When an old blog, all of a sudden, takes on a completely different direction ... usually, you lose! My blog didn't have a direction so it shouldn't be that much of a …

return

Lately, I've felt a bit of that «blogging feeling» coming back ... that it would be fun to write something online again, as opposed to staring at a mind numbing Facebook feed. I'd spread myself out too much here in WordPress and that irked me -- I wanted to merge them all into one, otherwise …