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The #LondonRiots & The #CanucksRiots

I spent much of today following the events in London through the BBC, the Guardian, and multiple social media channels, and it caused me to think a lot about my reactions to both this riot, and the riots in Vancouver … Continue reading

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UBC F-Word Conference 2011: Women & Science Fiction

Last weekend I presented at my first Academic Conference. I was nervous, but the day went very well, and I’m glad to say that I’m proud of the presentation I gave. The conference was the second annual F-Word Undergraduate Conference … Continue reading

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Summer in Vancouver

For me, summer in Vancouver is walking home from work over the Burrard Street Bridge.  I kind of  love bridges. Different cities, different favourite bridges. San Francisco has the Golden Gate, London has the Millennium Footbridge (affectionately called the wobbly … Continue reading

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Images of Vancouver – Gastown

  I went out to dinner in Gastown this weekend, and it made me think a bit about this part of Vancouver. Gastown is a startling mix of people, it’s images seem to fracture along very different lines. On one … Continue reading

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olympic reflections

Buildings are covered in advertising right now – even ones that haven’t officially done so. The Sun is creating a myriad of advertisements in a concrete forest. I find it strangely beautiful. Coincidental Art.

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fence art

At the Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal…trying to take photos of sunsets, I took photos of fences instead.

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Book 7: A Thousand Dreams

Book Title: A Thousand Dreams: Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside & The Fight For Its Future Author: Larry Campbell, Neil Boyd & Lori Culbert Published: 2009 Pages: 291 Category: nonfiction: Canadian politics; nonfiction: BC Politics As some of you may have noticed, … Continue reading

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Welcome to Canada

I took this photo last Sunday in Vancouver – at the corner of West Georgia & Howe Streets, 4 days before the Games started. Go Canada Go!

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Gorgeous.

A few people on Twitter just posted a link to this utterly gorgeous time lapse photography video of Vancouver. Thought I’d share. (watch in HD if you can)

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I’ve missed this city.

Vancouver This Summer – The night of lightning, fireworks, and an orange sky.

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