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piper at the gates of dawn

I found this man playing sailor’s horn pipe in the moonlight on the top deck of a ferry across the salish sea.

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goblin sharks

During a recent trip on BC Ferries I had the pleasure of receiving tutelage from Coastal Naturalist Stefan. He was presenting on the topic of “sharks” and asked what words come to mind. I suggested “godless killing machines”. He agreed … Continue reading


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observer status

My shoulder is suffering from moderate dysfunction at present. This means I was something of a voyeur on a trip to Vancouver Island this past weekend. While I could not surf, I was able to reflect on academic postulations and … Continue reading

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like a boss

This is what doing awesome stuff with awesome people looks like.

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jetsam or flotsam?

In the Port Clements museum there are two life jackets on display. They washed ashore following the sinking of the Queen of the North. Two people died when it went down. Their bodies were never found. Is this, perhaps, their … Continue reading

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