Friday, October 23, 2015

Philippine Memories (2008)

when the days get shorter and the cold winds blow, these warm me up...

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Sony Diaries #930: scenes from a noon walk

 Queen & Church
 Nathan Philips Square
on Bay between Dundas and Queen

Sophie Gregoire

One-on-one with Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau
In this CTV News exclusive, Sophie Gregoire-Trudeau discusses with CTV Question Period the changes her family will face if Justin Trudeau wins, but emphasizes ‘within, we’ll stay who we are.’ Full Election 2015 coverage here:
Posted by CTV News on Sunday, October 18, 2015

Wednesday, October 21, 2015


There's no easy way to say goodbye to a friend, especially when they've supported you through your darkest times.
Made possible by Patagonia
Generous support from: First Descents, Ruffwear and Snow Peak
The end quote of the film is an excerpt from an incredible story by writer David Dudley that we highly suggest reading: 'What Our Dogs Teach us about Aging.' [Thank you for saying it so perfectly, David]

Margaret: a super proud Mom!!

One-on-one with Margaret Trudeau
'Pierre raised his sons to serve.'Margaret Trudeau sits down for a one-on-one interview with Craig Oliver to discuss her son's victory, saying he took on the campaign with such passion.
Posted by CTV News on Monday, October 19, 2015

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

The very best "Last Words", I think.

Written by Henry Scott Holland (27 January 1847 – 17 March 1918) was Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford

A very thought-provoking roundtable discussion

Sony Diaries #916: heavenly smell

There are few heavenly smells in this world that can compare to a freshly-cut tree in autumn. What follows is a process that can take a year before the tree's promise of warmth can be realized. There is the cutting the wood to length, splitting to fit a stove, and piling/stacking to dry (at least six months). 
If there is a heaven, i want to be in a forested paradise, in the Fall.
October 14th.

Sony Diaries #915: poplar

October 14th.

Monday, October 12, 2015

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Sony Diaries #902: smooth operator

'cause he'ss a man with a slow hand… easy touch… who will understand… dock operator (with apologies to Sade's Smooth Operator)
October 6th.