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Quebec

Response to Tuesday Tryouts: Summer Style

Hmmm…my friend Margo Roby says write a summer poem. Margo says write a list of all things summer and then don’t mention any of the things on the list. And don’t sound cliché. OK here goes: One cliché summer sunset over the Laurentiens photo…so…

June 19, 2012

Look up, look down, look around the corner

Ready? Let’s go! Look up Look up…that’s the place. Now look down, Stop! This is the one that tells the thousand words. Look across, Look closer Closer… Our own personal Banksy? Could it be? Love it! Look across some more. Stop! A local’s cafe…steak…

June 17, 2012

How to blow off a tour!

Got signed in as the +1 on mom’s anesthetic convention for a walking tour of Quebec City. Meeting at the Convention Centre 15 minutes prior to departure. Met several bored Dr’s wives waiting for the tour guide, all of them wanted to go shopping!…

June 16, 2012

When I say PARTYAYYY!!! You say YEYAH!!!

Found a street party yesterday; two blocks, loads of beer, 3 live bands, 2 deejays and a naked girl being spray painted green…all at the same time…way into the night. Next morning, went to the local sbux, relics of the night before were still…

June 15, 2012

”Bonjour Madame “

“Bonjour“ “Hilton Hotel Rue Rene Levesque sil-vous-plait“ “Qui Madame“ Putting the bags into the back of the taxi and there it is on the licence plate… “Je mais souviens” Yes I do… Being back in the province of Québec is something for me. Haven’t…

June 14, 2012