vintage poster

Returning some stuff at the library drop box the other night I saw this vintage poster in a nearby store window. It was freezing cold but I had to take a pic.

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Happy as a clam

Here’s a rare selfie taken at Christmastime. We have a mirrored closet which I have been using for selfies since before the advent of digital cameras. I’m happy as a clam in this photo because I just unwrapped a Canada Goose (exclusive label up here) hat. Previously I’d been wearing whatever old hat I had […]

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Yesteryear

I used to love going down to St. Michael’s Cathedral on Sunday nights. I would leave a bit late to arrive after the downtown parking was free but still in time for the Eucharist. Lovers and Other Strangers used to play on the radio, a nice show with music and readings from Don Jackson. It […]

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Reflected Glory

This image is a reflection from a stained glass window at St. Anselm’s parish, Toronto. The image on the window is not Christ but someone wearing a hat. Probably a bishop. The reflection, however, looks like Christ to me. Christ in the bishop?

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Maybe he’ll buy it

Nah, he didn’t I used to go into this secondhand/remaindered bookstore a lot. A few years ago you could buy scholarly old Penguins for a buck. I have quite a few and hope I never have to get rid of them because of space restrictions. These days the outdoor “dollar table” is now the “two […]

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Nite walk

When I was younger I used to take vigorous walks for about 45 minutes practically every day. Before that, I jogged for about the same amount of time. Nowadays I enjoy walking but my knee and hip joints are getting stiff and the return home is usually a drag. So I’ve become somewhat lazy – […]

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Working late in the man cave

Most people think of a man cave as something with a pool table, bar, maybe a dart board and who knows… a leather sofa. But for me it’s books, music, an old computer and very opaque lighting. Having a ball down here tonight, working on Earthpages and waiting for some laundry to dry. Tonight I’m […]

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