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B.C. environmentalist Gwen Barlee dies at 54

VICTORIA – Gwen Barlee, a defender of wild animals and advocate for enhanced endangered species legislation in British Columbia, has died.

The Wilderness Committee, where Barlee worked, said she died Thursday. 357 more words


COMMENTARY: Clark pretends to listen to voters now, while staring defeat in the face

On Thursday, NDP leader John Horgan was mugged. No, nobody stole his wallet, but someone snuck into the NDP condo and ripped out all the flooring. 620 more words


Where I've been

Not Niagara Falls

May 28 – Niagara Falls, Ontario
The meeting starts at 8:00 a.m. and I arrive at 7:00 to make sure the internet connection works, put out the name plates for the attendees, distribute expense claims, test the conference phone. 683 more words


....of summer Fridays....

Lemonade Sun

Popsicle stains.
Fudgesical fun.
Strawberry sizzle–
lemonade sun.


This sky-ballerina,
this glimmering
glides in a gown
of lucid blue–
with wings that you… 18 more words

Harlequin Ducks

This gallery contains 5 photos. Almost a year has passed since I first saw a pair of female Harlequin ducks at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver. 600 more words


June 22nd

…”but let there be no scales to weigh your unknown treasure” kahlil gibran…