Reconnecting with people and place

A short summer post today. Over the past few weeks, I refreshed the look of this site with some new photos by Victoria's Will Winter.  I hope you like the look.  Those of you who subscribe to the … [Read more...]

A cheer, magnified

Aren’t cheerleaders great? I’m not thinking of high school and college cheer teams – though they may also be great. I haven’t been around those much in recent years.   I am thinking of the … [Read more...]

Poetry Night at Cadboro Bay Book Co.

It was a fine evening at Cadboro Bay Book Co. in Victoria on February 9. Owner Patricia Jutra was the gracious hostess for the store's first Poetry Night, featuring E.D. (Ted) Blodgett, Susan McCaslin … [Read more...]

A Night for Art and Pechu Kucha

Late afternoon, late November. The forecast is for temperatures to rise through the evening and night, so I head out for a walk. About a 6 km loop from our neighbourhood into downtown Victoria and … [Read more...]