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Boot Disc

The soldier in the park was worrisome. Someone with more than half a brain was hunting her. It was time to confront them. Annie locked her bedroom door and sank down to floor. 2,259 more words

Short Stories

Snake Aversion

Why did it have to be snakes? All I wanted to do was pick a few rocks. One of the first that I lifted uncovered a young garter snake, causing a typical startle, despite my awareness of the likelihood of the possibility. 218 more words


The Vale Of Avoca

Saturday Sept. 5th, 2015

In need of a shorter hike this week we set off to visit The Vale Of Avoca.  We investigated the collapsed ruins of an old saw mill, the eastern abutments of an old bridge and a 90 year old example of recycling as we explored a section of Yellow Creek.   1,062 more words

Don River

Looking for bears and moose in Algonquin Provincial Park

Canadians are a rather predictable bunch. Usually, in Winter, they fly off to the Caribbean to run away from the cold, and in Summer, they go camping in the many parks everywhere, canoeing wherever possible.  2,908 more words


A Surprise Everyday: Shaking Up August With Hipstamatic (week 4)

It’s been a crazy week here in the Pacific Northwest and my choices of trees for the first and last images in this series is no accident.   385 more words