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Summer in China: II

Sunset at Victoria Peak, Hong Kong.

The students were asked to pick English names to call themselves for the duration of the course. My personal favourites were ‘Ocean’ and ‘Homely’. 439 more words


Tree Planting in 2017

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B.C. spends $150M to plant millions of trees, create 3,000 rural jobs

By: The Canadian Press

Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at 4:22 PM… 334 more words

Powell River

Tribulations of Travel

It was August of 1971.  I was between high school and college.  I spent the summer working as a file clerk for the insurance division of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers Union. 1,021 more words


Do you ever have the sensation of time standing still? It only seems to occur during one of two moments: either you’re blown away with surprise, inspiration, and wonder – that rare moment when the Earth stops turning for just a brief second and nothing else in the whole world matters but what is directly in front of you. 631 more words

Summer Abroad

by Annie

I can’t be the only one dreaming of summer in this dreary winter weather. Luckily, there is good reason to be looking ahead! … 160 more words

Jobs I Have Loathed, VI: Jumpin' Jumpin' Hayes

After she graduated from law school, my sister Susan joined a law firm called Godfrey, Trump and Hayes. It was a small firm, but it had an excellent reputation, and so the office was consistently busy. 3,412 more words