Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Estuary

   I know it’s Friday, and I officially don’t work on Fridays, but today, given how delinquent I was the rest of the week, I thought I’d better make an exception. So I wrote a mighty large feature, finished by … Continue reading

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Happiness

I know what happiness is. I’ve been happy for a very long time. What I didn’t know was the level to which the bar on happiness can be raised. And I have the sneaking suspicion it’s nowhere near the top … Continue reading

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Maple Mountain in the Mist

Our original intention had been Mount Becher – but it was pouring rain. So we went with Plan B. There is always a Plan B. That turned out to be the Lake Trail on Maple Mountain – a really good rainy … Continue reading

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Work? Really?

Today, I worked – startling as that may seem. But it’s all right – it’s only temporary madness. I am hiking tomorrow, which makes a lot more sense. Still, I did some invoicing today and I have to admit, invoicing … Continue reading

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Mount Cokely

This is clearly going to be one of those photo-heavy posts – and that makes sense given that today we hiked above the clouds – about 1600 metres – to the top of Mount Cokely. Beautiful is a word that … Continue reading

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October Light

October Light   October light creeps over the fields Silver dawns, Mists rising, caressing the gnarled trunks of old apple trees in the orchard Morning light, gilded by amber maple leaves Long shadows fingering across the trails Tickling damp moss-covered … Continue reading

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Autumn Walks

Well – I got some sleep last night – which was good. So did Simon – which is good. And I’ve had a wonderful day. I got a ton accomplished, including vacuuming out my car (half our driveway was on … Continue reading

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