Yearly Archives: 2022


Stir-up Sunday

I blush to admit I learned about Stir-up Sunday by listening to the Archers… But it’s here: the last Sunday before Advent is the day to make your Christmas pudding, cake etc, and I am making fruit cake today, despite … Continue reading

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Tube striking in London

Departure day looms; I had a nice sunny afternoon yesterday for a final wander round Vauxhall as I prepared myself and my bags to move along. Fate is a funny fellow. It had initially added to my carefully planned trip … Continue reading

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Reading in London

Please join us! Saturday October 29 at St Mary’s Church, Islington, London N1 (UK)

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Reading in Vancouver

Susan Alexander and I will be reading at Christ Church Cathedral, downtown Vancouver, on Saturday October 22, from 4-5pm. All are welcome! The poster was so beautiful I had to share!

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Poet Laureate Rocks the Shore

A sunny Sunday on Dallas Road – we gathered to watch the unveiling of the latest Victoria poet laureate legacy art installation. This was a poem by Yvonne Blomer whose term ended in 2018. It’s perched on a grassy spot … Continue reading

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