Month: May 2009

IT’S WHAT THE POETS SAY

“If you listen to the poets, they’ll tell you that a big, bad event in someone’s life changes them. If you lose the woman you love or your legs, You suddenly find a kind of beauty inside yourself…. Read More

ISLAND PROFILE: PORT ALBERNI

Port Alberni is one of those Island towns that’s often the target of misconception, usually by those who have yet to discover its charm. I must admit that, for me, Port Alberni has always only ever been a… Read More

FUN AT THE SPCA VANCOUVER OPEN HOUSE

Yesterday I woke up to a blue sky and shining sun and was eagerly anticipating the BCSPCA Open House at the Vancouver shelter. After hopping on the Skytrain, Rebecca, John and I found ourselves amongst shiny balloons, flipping… Read More

VANCOUVER SPCA OPEN HOUSE

I’ve long been a supporter of the British Columbia Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (BC-SPCA) and the heroic work they do on behalf of all animals in British Columbia. There’s a misconception out there that the… Read More

ART & BLOOM FESTIVAL 2009

It’s becoming an annual tradition for my mom and I to make our way to the Art & Bloom Festival each May long weekend at Woodland Gardens in Merville, just minutes north of Courtenay. The festival features original… Read More