Monthly Archives: July 2014

Cycles, Change & Continuity; Coming Home

Standing here amid nature’s embrace in what was such a busy place things become more a part of what nature has reclaimed. Tools, boats, gear, everything; the time way back when cod was king, a reminder of the fact that … Continue reading

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Remembering the Blue Puttees on Canada Day

Goods were scarce we got not even full uniforms so the CLB gave us leggings that reached up to our knees but still we marched proudly through the streets of old St. Johns figuring the world would marvel at the … Continue reading

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