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Saturday December 13th 2014

Archive for November, 2010

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Walking in a Winter Wonderland

Chris and I are being complete tourists at the moment. Our obvious joy and playfulness must be amusing to the locals. When the first snow of the year started to fall last Friday night, we were those crazy Australians standing on our balcony at 1am oooohing and ahhhing as the pretty white snowflakes fell from the sky and probably woke up the [...]

Gastown rainbow

Gastown rainbow

When one starts to grow weary of this town, it does something so naturally spectacular that you remember why you fell in love with it to begin with. So it happened that walking home after a long week of work, I spied between the buildings and noticed that there was a colourful presence in the harbour. Indeed, it appeared that a mystical [...]

Pumpkin Carving: Romantic tensions and knives

Pumpkin Carving: Romantic tensions and knives

Halloween -- that cultural export that celebrates all that America has to offer: consumerism, high sugar intake and the overpriced dental services. Or at least that's a far away outsider's point of view. If you'd have asked my opinion of Halloween last year, I probably would have spouted some ignorant tripe like that above. But I have moved to [...]