Sure Signs of Spring

Those in snowier climes will scoff at this, but we’ve had a tough Winter in Vancouver. For starters, we’ve actually had snow. On multiple occasions, and not solely on the mountains. However, that’s given way lately to rain in the city. … and, this weekend, to some actual sunshine. I’ve seen hummingbirds outside our windows … More Sure Signs of Spring


In Old Havana, by the Palacio Segundo Cabo, this man worked his way about the square, entertaining tourists and local school children alike. This was no mean feat given his stilts and the uneven condition of the walkways in Havana. After some time in the mid-day heat, he made his way apart from the crowd and into this shady … More Unmasked

All Washed Up

… but these logs just off the shores of Jericho Beach, earlier this year, were still striking. Thinly wrapped with snow, they gleamed in the afternoon sunlight. These mountain and water views are also pretty impressive. That’s Lighthouse Park dwarfed by the mountains, above, and below you have a couple of partial glimpses of what we call Sleeping … More All Washed Up