Farewell to a friend

Today, while I was happily driving my rental boat around the waters of Howe Sound, watching the sleepy seals and sea lions, others were getting terrible news. Then my phone rang. I am so speechless that I’ll let someone else give farewell. "… But to Sam the evening deepened to darkness as he stood at…

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The sun sets

I was Lying in a den in English Bay With a slack jaw, and not much to say… So I went for a long walk and I sat right where the ocean touches the sky with fingers of salt and whispers of eternity… Similar posts: Inuksuk HDR 101 – The results The balanced stones of…

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Living the Livable Life, Live…

It was in the newspaper; Vancouver has once again been ranked third most livable city worldwide in a 2007 Mercer survey, ex-equo with Vienna. The first and second positions went to Zürich and Geneva, just like last year. It’s obvious that the survey doesn’t account for 100+ km/h windstorms, massive forest destruction, city-wide water contamination,…

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Google introduces TiSP (Beta) and paper email

Well the folks at Google outdid themselves today by introducing two brand new services, as always free and innovative. TiSP is an in-home wireless broadband deal and Gmail now supports paper email. It seems that some people are more likely to sign up for these offers if checking their email in the early morning… Good times!…

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Backpaddling

Well, consequence of sheer peer pressure, I will now rectify the tone of my last – rather gloomy – post and sing this, which I borrow from Bob Marley: “Singin: Don’t worry about a thing, Cause every little thing gonna be all right!” And “Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery; None but ourselves can free our…

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