Category Archives: Travel

Riders of the Last Spark

[This was originally posted on September 16, 2011, but had to be completely and imperfectly re-written following the crash of a MySQL server at my Web hosting service.] The allusion in the title of this post is pretty simple. But … Continue reading

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Vicarious (non-)storm watching

[This was originally posted on August 25, 2011, but had to be “reconstructed” following the crash of a MySQL server at my Web hosting service.] In the run-up to last Saturday’s entry — “in the sight of… this company” and … Continue reading

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“in the sight of… this company” and the Webcam

[This was originally posted on August 21, 2011, but had to be “reconstructed” following the crash of a MySQL server at my Web hosting service.] After my post last summer about storm watching in Tofino, BC, I found two Webcams … Continue reading

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If on a traveler’s night a dinner

With apologies to Italo Calvino, who famously proclaimed in his 1979 postmodern novel If on a Winter’s Night a Traveler that “…every experience is unrepeatable. What makes lovemaking and reading resemble each other most is that within both of them … Continue reading

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