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Day 201-Expectations

Pitch: Port Alberni, harbour
Time: 12:45-1:15
Seed: $8.25
Earned: $10.45

No surprises, no expectations that wouldn’t wouldn’t be met. It was just nice and relaxing to play with no worries. 34 more words

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Day 200-Docks

Pitch: Port Alberni, harbour
Time: 12:00-2:00
Seed: $8.25
Earned: $23.95

Even though this is pretty skimpy, I still did better than I thought it would. I was in front of the donut shop near the docks of this tiny city, and I did just fine. 94 more words

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Day 199-Dissuaded

Hey look at that, another day off. I did try to busk today, but I was interrupted by a meter maid— I mean, bylaw-enforcement officer. Nice guy really, used a lot of air quotes. 213 more words

Day Off

Day 197-BOAT

I went on a ferry today for the first time. It was weirdly exhilarating. I found myself smiling uncontrollably at times, and when I wasn’t, my eyes were wide like a kid at the zoo. 155 more words

Day Off

Day 196-big

It seems as though everything in Vancouver is big. My jaw dropped at the sight of how gargantuan their mundane buildings are. The Library looks like a Coliseum for crying out loud. 143 more words

Day Off

Day 195-Green Leaves

Yeah, another day off. I tried to busk at a monorail station, and at a park but they were both trash. Not worth it. My hopes for tomorrow are to be in Vancouver. 155 more words

Day Off

Day 194-Usual Strategy

Pitch: New Westminster, Farmer’s market
Time: 3:00-5:00
Seed: $8.25
Earned: $74.25

As per my usual strategy, I found out about the farmers market the day of, and showed up as uninvited as you can be to a public event. 116 more words

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