Oregon Road South and North

image of oregon road in london looking south on christmas eve dayWhen I got to London last week it started to rain. And rain it did.

The deep snow melted and the ground looked bare. But the night before Christmas Eve it snowed leaving a Christmas card cover of white on the world.

This is my mom’s neighbourhood. Looking south. Read more “Oregon Road South and North”

Adelaide Street Clouds, Commissioners Road On Fire

image of train going under the adelaide street overpass and a stormIn London visiting mom. I stopped on the Adelaide Street overpass to catch the rain/snow clouds as they gathered in the north-west. Read more “Adelaide Street Clouds, Commissioners Road On Fire”

Storefront Photo Preview, Cambridge (EnRoute) and Pond Mills (Almost There)

image of PSPP wallThe first day of viewing for the Peterborough Storefront Photography Project is today from noon to 7pm.

As this article mentions, the opening is Monday evening from 7 to 10pm. (420 George Street, North, Peterborough). Come on out if you can. It’s a great show.

image of clouds over the cambridge enroute stopAfter getting the show up and doing some promo, I came back to London to visit mom again. Read more “Storefront Photo Preview, Cambridge (EnRoute) and Pond Mills (Almost There)”

Blue Suburban Skies and Burgess Shale

360° image of suburban London, Ontario
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I visited my mother in London this week. It’s been very dry there this summer, with little rain and lawns and gardens that are struggling. Most of the days this summer have looked like this.  Beautiful for sitting on the porch, not so great for growing things.

I’ve also recently had a couple of opportunities to check out rehearsals of The Burgess Shale’s Eight Days Lost project. Read more “Blue Suburban Skies and Burgess Shale”

Trains, Suburbs and Proper Snowscapes

image of a train yard under a cloudy skyI traveled to London this week to visit my mom and was caught by this train yard on Egerton. I’ve passed this yard hundreds of times in my life, Read more “Trains, Suburbs and Proper Snowscapes”