Monthly Archives: November 2017

Vancouver rain and Sandra

My life of luxury in Vancouver complete with king bed and my own bathroom and kitchen. All this in the heart of Dunbar. Rather nice. But enough about my nice life. The reason I’m here is Sandra. Cheri picked me … Continue reading

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The bus

There’s my splendid view today. Not much to see outside the windows because we’ve been roaring over mountain passes kicking up so much mud, sand and salt the windows are coated at least three inches deep. But at lease I … Continue reading

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Getting ready

Preparing for a bunch of things, mostly for leaving tomorrow at about 7 am for Vancouver. This involved, doing laundry, cleaning the house, baking bread (I need to pack a sandwich, right?), writing another story (31!) and editing another chapter … Continue reading

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Plan B plus Serendipity

Plan A (or, as Nicky mentioned – didn’t go as planned) was to hike up what appeared to be road to the top of Cape Horn – that rather formidable cliff face just north of Slocan City. Well, it turned … Continue reading

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Moving house

Simon wrote a post today about moving house – you can find the really good post right here: https://simonlindley.net/selling-the-house/ Reading his words, knowing how much he loves this place – led me to do some thinking. (but not too much – that … Continue reading

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Back to Grey

Ah yes – the lovely view yesterday from the upper ridge. Today I took the puppies for a walk along Carpenter Creek and I don’t think I could have taken a photo if I had wanted to – yes, it … Continue reading

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Sun! (briefly)

Two walks today! The first, this morning, was really sort of almost a hike – up the awesome trail and higher to the second ridge. And the sun fought hard to come through – momentarily it did. I was so … Continue reading

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A very quick post

What do you do on a day when it’s raining so hard you think you’re living in a tsunami? You write of course. I may have just completed my favourite story yet – but I’ve been writing since 10 a.m … Continue reading

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Working

Finding myself pretty darn busy right now. I baked bread and wrote another story – took the dogs for a walk, did the shopping – am going to keep on editing Simon’s book again – technical stuff – 29 chapters … Continue reading

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Changes

It didn’t quite turn out as expected. Hmmm – this is beginning to be a frequent opening line to my posts. I wonder if there’s a message in there for me somewhere? Maybe a theme to my life? Maybe also … Continue reading

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