Monthly Archives: December 2003
I fell in love with English Bay on a foggy November day some years ago. On sunny days, the west coast is undeniably beautiful. On misty days, though, it is pure magic. Things I should work on in 2004: More coffee. Less beer. Get married. We've been living in sin quite long enough. Take down […]
A most unusual experience, that snow should actually try to stick down here in the West End, where we're practically sliding off into English Bay. And it's still falling. Goodness.
And who, having obtained a New Camera, could resist visiting the wildfowl sanctuary just a quick jog down the highway? Not me. (click little pics to see bigger pics) The Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary, as I noted last September, is home to a few cranes, some hawks, herons, owls, and eagles, as well as an […]
Skookum Cat After much angst lasting over the last year, and a little research lasting altogether nearly a whole hour, I burnt a hole in my credit card down at London Drugs, picking up their last Nikon Coolpix5000 on Boxing Day (clearance sale price! whoo!). Nicked me for nearly $1,000 for camera, baggie thing, extra […]
Happy Solstice! And a joyful mid-winter feastday to all. My mom's visiting, and as always, my workload cranks up at this time of year. Between the two, I've not had a lot of time for going online. But all the same, I hope everyone is having as fine a Christmas as we are.