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Dark days over

It was December, the power was out and I had work to do. Candles seemed to be the logical solution. We are so used to losing our power for hours at a time in the winter that we have adapted … Continue reading

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Web 2.0 – a curiosity

The way in which we use the web is changing dramatically. Once a place to ‘go and get’ information, the web has become a base for self-generated, self-published content.  On March 20th, the College of New Caledonia where I teach is holding … Continue reading

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you know you need a break when…

My eyes are burning and my brain feels like a fog has settled over it. I have been staring at my bulletin board, admiring the squares in the background, then back to my monitor, it seems so bright! I’m trying to … Continue reading

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the bare bulb

Doesn’t the bare bulb above someone’s head usually signify the arrival of an idea? (my basement studio, Prince George, BC, 2007) You might say so, but in this case it is the main lighting for my humble home studio. I … Continue reading

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you wouldn’t!

Friday turned out to be very interesting. I was relieved to know that I did not embarrass my 13 year old at his school on Career Day. Right after breakfast he gave me a serious look and said, “I hope … Continue reading

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are those choices that I am not good at making. I have an opportunity to teach an extra class at the College of New Caledonia this fall in the New Media Program, “Web I”. The problem is that I am … Continue reading

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i had to do it

I really did not want to. I wanted to believe in the basic goodness of all people. I wanted to think that greed would not enter here. After all, what is there to be gained but the perversion of society, … Continue reading

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