Trout Lake, Vancouver. Winter’s bare branches turn gold in the day’s ebbing light. If you click on the image for a larger version, you can see lots of little black specks in the tall tree tops and a few in the sky. The crows are taking a little rest, on their way to their rookery […]
Shrouded view of downtown Calgary from Buckmaster Park in Bankview.
I went for a walk last night around 10 PM. At first I headed toward Scarboro but ended up veering East after a couple blocks. Maybe this was a night for the Earl Grey bluffs? I crossed 14th into Mount Royal and moseyed up Colborne. I ended up on Durham, which I don’t think I’ve […]
Section of bluff trail bordered by trees. Earl Grey Park, southwest Calgary.
Earl Grey Park in autumn. Southwest Calgary.
Stand of aspens, Nose Hill Park, northwest Calgary.
River Park, northwest Calgary, on Elbow River. September 2014.
Well, my ex-neighbour in Vancouver told me that it snowed every month except August one year when he lived in Calgary. I thought: Freak occurrence! Won’t happen again! And lo and behold, I’ve been living here for a week, and today is day three of a snow storm. Day 1, I was angry… grumble, mumble, […]
At the end of August, J and I packed up all our things and stuffed them into a U-Haul. After the building manager did our moving out inspection, we were starving and headed to Le Pho for an early dinner. Then, J had a nap and I wandered the sidewalks between Hastings-Sunrise (aka the East […]