I happened to be passing as the ‘Residential School Totem,’ carved by artist Charles Joseph from Kwakwaka’wakw Nation, BC, was being raised outside the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts.
Of course I had to stop and watch even though it was Continue reading
Just looking at these quirky little lopsided buildings in the trees to one side of Beaver Lake on “the mountain” (Montreal’s Mount Royal) makes me want to sit down and write.
I’m sure I’d finish my next story collection so much faster if I had one of these as my private writing nook.
Unfortunately that little sticker says Continue reading
Weekly Photo Challenge: Atop
I’ve always had trouble watching artists take daring risks, such as this tightrope walker crossing St. Denis Street during Montreal’s Cirque Festival in 2016. Usually I cover my eyes and ask my husband to tell me when it’s over!
But he was having so much fun that I couldn’t not watch! Even though there was nothing between him and the hard street below.