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A Steller's jay is something to crow about

Everyday in the Fairview neighbourhood I see several kinds of birds: crows, seagulls, pigeons and chickadees to name the most common but I have never seen a… 410 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Cheese it, the cops!

As the trailer truck full of black and white cruisers waited on West Broadway Avenue this morning, I heard someone else watching it exclaim: “I saw that last week. 55 more words

Vancouver B.C.

A 1960s example of bitmap editing

The Regency on 14th Avenue just east of South Granville Street, is a really big apartment building covered from top-to-bottom in tiny square ceramic tiles. These little tiles run the gamut in colour from yellows through greens to various shades of blue. 729 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Taking your poetry where you find it

As art forms go, poetry is wonderfully déclassé — an art form for the masses, especially when compared to something like opera.

Poetry can wear its art the way women wear nylons, meaning you can appreciate and care about poetry… 172 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Old Presario is “good enough” for Colin

Another binner friend of mine who’s been trying unsuccessfully to get himself a laptop for over a year finally succeeded last night.

It’s a hand-me-down from a friend who got himself something better. 367 more words

Vancouver B.C.