Crosswalk & Cycle

Maybe it’s just me, but I find it interesting to watch the interaction between people using various modes of transportation. This is likely because I walk, ride a bicycle, use the transit system, and sometimes drive a car I’ve booked through Peg City (a Winnipeg car share organization to which I belong). So, camera in …

Across the Bridge

Foggy minimalistic shots, taken on the Osborne Bridge in Winnipeg, are perfect for celebrating my first anniversary of blogging. And I’ve managed to post every two weeks. Yay! You could say that I crossed that bridge, eh? Ha ha!  I especially like to get out early to take photos while other people are heading off …

Frenzy of Colour

This year, because we had such a long winter in Winnipeg, I can’t wait to see colour—a frenzy of colourful flowers and leaves. While I wait, I’ll have to satisfy myself with some photos I’ve taken over the years. Dandelions, like in the feature photo above that I played with while editing, are weeds that …

Reading Signs

Well Dan, you said you wanted signs, haha. I went and took some photos. Sometimes people can’t find free and legal parking spots, so they park in unauthorized ones. In order to discourage this, other people post signs to indicated who is and isn’t allowed in certain areas   Then there are signs that warn …

Random

I regularly participate in Speaking Crow, a monthly poetry reading in Winnipeg, which includes a featured poet and an open-mic. Even though the readers don’t know what other poets will share, a theme often emerges. I’m always listening for it and I’m thrilled when it happens. I was thinking about that this morning and decided to …