After a recent stay in Canada I marvelled at their society, their economy, their baffling politeness and how they manage to hold it all together. Just how does Canada maintain […]
Recently I went to a concert by Polyphonic Voices at the Sacred Heart Cathedral. With a focus on Gabriel Faure’s Requiem it was simply sublime. A friend said that the […]
Oh well…..this image is not an attempt at humour. I modified the cover of Time to help me cope.
Just sorted out my photos from Halloween in Vancouver and took this shot below. Spooky. Plus a more amusing shot in someones front yard.
Read the remarkable full story at The Atlantic In 2005 the Kansas Board of Education voted to let public schools teach the creationist theory of intelligent design alongside evolution, arguing […]
I met Erossoph, a polish sausage seller on the street in Toronto. Large in stature and presence, gregarious and welcoming, he had his own little sidewalk stand. He told me […]
Today is St Crispin’s Day. It is the feast day of the Christian saints Crispin and Crispinian. A day most famous for the Battle of Agincourt in 1415, dramatised by William […]
On our property in the forest in Mount Macedon, Australia we had a special tree. It was an old eucalyptus (Messmate – Eucalyptus obliqua) that had seen scores of years and […]
There is oodles of financial advice going about, but one little snippet trumps them all. “PAY YOURSELF FIRST” Solid and simple advice which means that you should squirrel away some […]
….please limit to 1 (one) per deviant :)) The above was my favourite but HERE are more humerous car windshield notes. Quiet Earth sponsored product: Assertiveness MP3
I took these shots recently in Ontario, Canada. Splendiferous. Explore James Wild products at Quiet Earth
Penguin Bloom is an Australian Magpie adopted and raised by a family of five. This is a heartwarming story and with the pics, at times amusing. Here is the story at […]