Still from Ottawa poem performance 2 June 28, 2013
SAMSUNG June 25, 2013
A house in Oldtown. June 21, 2013
SAMSUNG June 15, 2013

Three Short Vids from the route between Banff and Jasper, Alberta #Canada150

June 13, 2013



My Via Rail journey took me to Jasper, from where you can take Highway 93, or the Icefields Parkway, down to Banff and Lake Louise. Here are some highlights. Click on the link to see the video. Click on the photo to enlarge the photo. #Canada150: Mountain goats at Lake Minnewaka, AB June 13, 2013 […]

#Canada150: The Halifax Conference / La conférence à Halifax

June 8, 2013


Peggy's Cove at sunset.

Halifax: Scratching the Surface of Africadia version française ici As the train pulls into Halifax, I take pictures of the angular, interlocking corridors that hang above the tracks. The port is old and built up. Arriving over land like this, like luxuriously shipped cargo, at this thick tangle of iron tracks and wooden elevators, gives […]

#Canada150 – The St. John’s Conference / La conférence à St. John’s

June 5, 2013


This view was totally worth the last-minute rush. Bye St. John's!

Version française ici. The cab driver who takes us into St. John’s speaks with a musical lilt. He pronounces it “St. Jann’s.” When he flips on the radio, the vocal harmonies and fiddle of an East Coast folk tune welcome us heartily to Newfoundland. The weather, as we descend steeply into downtown, is less inviting: […]


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