Month: July 2009

OUT OF AFRICA

I had a dream a few nights ago. Photo: gcraig3si on Flickr I was alone by myself in a tiny villa, not far from the base of Mt. Kilimanjaro. It was the middle of the night and everything… Read More

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ASHLEY

Today is a very special day. My lovable, sweet-as-pie, kind-as-candy and darling friend Ashley is celebrating her birthday. Friends for nearly a decade, there aren’t a lot of adventures we haven’t been on. We’ve ridden roller coasters, drank… Read More

BIG TOP CLOWNS MUST GO DOWN

Vicious beatings, crude instruments for prodding, verbal degradation, humiliation, chains and cuffs and megalomaniacal antagonists. While all of these sound like key elements from your humble narrator’s favourite Rob Zombie flick, they’re a part of everyday life for… Read More

ISLAND PROFILE: EMILY CARR

This article was originally featured on Miss604.com as a guest post during Blogathon 2009 on Saturday, July 25. There are few Canadian artists as iconic as Emily Carr. Known around the world for her eerily beautiful expressionist paintings… Read More

SUNDAY AFTERNOON AWWW…

I adore lazy Sundays, and Jordy was kind enough to let me sleep until 9:30 this morning. Most of today we’ve spent in front of the TV, escaping the heat. The weekend’s highlight was definitely making the trip… Read More