Monthly Archives: October 2011

Mt. Finlayson in Goldstream Provincial Park

Just outside of town, great place to go hiking.  The most challenging trail in the park is the Mt. Finlayson Trail, an (at least) two-hour, roundtrip, strenuous hike that begins among massive 600-year-old cedars, climbs out of a Douglas-fir forest and … Continue reading

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This is Halloween

Awesome video.  /Victoria – Oct 31, 2011…  / Recovering from a long sleep-deprived weekend full of parties, craziness, and… a treat ;-).  Or was that a tease?  Did I trick myself?  Never mind. Happy Halloween!

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Victoria Decentralized Dance Party

3:44 am – Another random night in a very mellow town that somehow knows how to have fun… Photograph by: © Darren Stone, timescolonist.com CLICK IMAGE to read article. — VICTORIA, B.C.: OCTOBER 28, 2011 – Participants in Decentralized Dance Party’s Halloween … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart: Occupy Wall Street versus Tea Party (hilarious)

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Japan Ministry finally makes Fukushima fallout map like mine! (sorta…)

Oct 27, 2011 – Victoria, BC, Canada-occupied territories. I had a “No way! Finally!” moment…   Tada!: Grey scale going from light to dark and legend colors that make sense, look at that!   I doubt I have anything to … Continue reading

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Sold my Sweet ’94 Chevy Blazer…

[Afterword – unable to sell it through online avenues for $1500, $1200 or even a mere $1000, after a month and a half, I visited 8 car dealers and was “lucky enough” to get it sold for a sad mere … Continue reading

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Cathedral Grove

Just past Port Alberni (or just before if you’re coming from Victoria or Nanaimo), coming back from Ucuelet/Tofino, on the road to the east coast of Vancouver Island, there’s a protected piece of ancient forest.  I’ve written a-plenty in the … Continue reading

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