Even on a clear summer day the mist hides in the mountain valleys and in the coastal fjords that abound in the pacific northwest. High above the Coastal Mountains greet the viewer, laughing at attempts to understand. I think Mountains are great reminders of our place in the world.
I love boating on the ocean. The never ending variety of tides, currents and wind keep me tuned. Even when I am not boating I am capivated by images of others boating. Following a stormy week the skies started to clear and the sea calmed enough for this captain to head out of the safe […]
On occasion I climb a local hill in Victoria, BC called Mount Tolmie. From the peak the view is 360 degrees of spectacular scenery. One view that I never get enough of is that of Mount Baker or as the First Nations people called it, the White Sentinel. It is an active volcano and dominates […]
Summertime is my time for getting away and reflecting on all matter of topics. One of my favorite places is Saturna Island where we have been going for over 20 years. One this particular trip we spent time in Winter Cove which is a popular boating destination. Surprisingly on this day there were no boats […]
Last year we visited family on Whidbey Island. Being in an ocean front setting is handsdown my favorite place to dwell in part as the movement of the tides gives great pleasure. On this morning a Great Blue Heron joined me as I awaited the dawn of a new day. I was pleased for the […]