Monthly Archives: November 2013

A Walk Along The South Side

Yesterday the temperature roller coaster was on the way up. By lunch time it was at 10 C so a walk along the South side of St. John’s harbour seemed a good idea. Here’s what the North (and more developed) … Continue reading

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On the Way Home

I gave a talk to some colleagues last Monday. As Josephine and I made our way back home the next day I took a few pictures at Shoal Hr. and Clarenville.

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The Afterlife: A Breeze and a Good Rollin’ Sea

“Now Fiddler’s Green is a place I’ve heard tell Where the fishermen go if they don’t go to hell Where the weather is fair and the dolphins do play And the cold coast of Greenland is far, far away” –from … Continue reading

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The Shed, Choices and Lessons

Choices—we are faced with them all the time. What to do? What to keep/discard? Where to go? When to act? The list goes on. In the end the people we become, and the lives we lead, are mostly the sum … Continue reading

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