Paris Weekend Weather Forecast WE SHALL RISE AGAIN It’s Friday ..& after yet another week of incessant withering inane assaults we have survived! …like our #sunset lit friend in the Parisian frieze … The Pheonix –we will regroup and bathe in the restorative #fall #sunlight …a little redwine wouldn’t hurt, either! If you’ve a query […]

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Flying Low: Life on the ‘Double-D’ About 300 years ago I lived in the wilds of rural Saskatchewan, on a ranch 35 kilometers S.E. of nowhere. I was working part-time as a ranch hand/cowboy on a hardscrabble patch of land so economically desperate even the rabbits had part time jobs. The ranch, the Double-D (‘DD’), […]

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Walking thru a friends garden…past the cabin round back…done it  hundreds of times but, today…I see it. First the colours hit you: those amazing tender, soft, nurturing greens. Only Nature concocts those shades. Then the ‘wonders’ start to form and sprint across your mind:…”how long has it hung there, alone, abandoned…forgotten.. (Years? Decades?) quietly awaiting […]

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THE CAR THAT IS FRANCE! Seeking French Insight? Ya better know the Iconic 2CV! Abt half the price of a VW beetle when 1st fully available, the skeletal 2 Citroën 2CV only came in grey & was first sold to farmers & doctors. 1st seen in ’38) as the Très Petite Voiture (very small car) […]

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