Cheering up

Hmm, what a dark post the previous was. To lighten up the tone, here are a beautiful couple of lines from another author, whom I’m publishing without her permission, which she probabbly wouldn’t have given any way… ;-)  "Years later, I would understand where I was by bending down to see what grew. And always,…

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Looking west, thinking east

It had been raining for two dull days but suddenly, just a touch before sunset, the sky begins to move. It swirls and changes and breaks apart towards the west, presage to an interesting evening. A huge patch of blue sky eventually appears over the Straight of Georgia while closer to the city, cloud layers…

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Immortal

"… Tout cela ne vaut pas le poison qui découleDe tes yeux, de tes yeux verts,Lacs où mon âme tremble et se voit à l’envers…Mes songes viennent en foulePour se désaltérer à ces gouffres amers. Tout cela ne vaut pas le terrible prodigeDe ta salive qui mord,Qui plonge dans l’oubli mon âme sans remord,Et, charriant…

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Sea monsters you want to hug

Tonight was the Vancouver pre-screening of IMAX’s latest marvel, Sea Monsters 3D A Prehistoric Adventure. Along with a theater full of hand-picked celebrities like myself (!), ok, let’s say tourism industry slaves instead, I sat in front of the 5 storey-high screen and wondered if I was going to be impressed. It takes a lot…

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