Happy 2017!

January 1, 2017 § Leave a comment

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Moonlight Haiku

December 27, 2016 § Leave a comment

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Blue shadow on white

Each step an ice adventure

On this moonlit eve

Howe St Haiku

January 23, 2016 § Leave a comment

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Grey buildings, dark streets

Young and innocent on Howe

Rain about to fall

Emptiness Haiku

January 18, 2016 § Leave a comment

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Empty lungs crave air

Arid soil soaks up rain

Emptiness needs life

Happy 2016

December 31, 2015 § Leave a comment

Happy 2016 painting 2nd final

With every New Year

Your task is set before you.

Love with all your heart!

Cherry Blossoms at Burrard Station

March 12, 2015 § 1 Comment

Arguably one of the most photographed locations during the spring is the Burrard Station when the Cherry Blossoms are in bloom.

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I understand the pink blossoms belong to the Akebono cherry trees.

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Interestingly, the fellow facing the camera looks a lot like I did in years past.

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But lest you think Burrard Station is out of the city, think again.

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Burrard Station is in the heart of downtown Vancouver.

 

Vancouver Convention Centre III

February 15, 2015 § Leave a comment

Adjacent to the West building of the Vancouver Convention Centre is the Jack Poole Plaza, named in honour of Jack Poole, who was responsible for securing the bid of the 2010 Winter Olympics and 2010 Winter Paralympics to Vancouver.

On the Plaza is the 2010 Olympic Flame that, due to cost concerns, only has it’s flame lit on special occasions.

Night Flame

Above is a night version and below the flame lit for the 2010 ParaOlympics.

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And here is a section of the West Building as seen from the Plaza.

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Finally, two more versions of the Olympic Flame.

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