Month: May 2012

Free background

I made this background today. Just a simple photo I took of a brook accompanied by some text from a Florence and the Machine song. Feel free to download it if you like it. M.

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Warm (a slideshow)

Some call it hot. It got up past 28’c here today in St. Lewis, and it was WONDERFUL. I took some time to myself after doing housework and ventured down to Shoal Point and hiked around shore. Photographic evidence to follow.

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Old habits die hard

The title is a reflection of what I consider the current state of the fishery to be. It doesn’t take much to see how devastating the blows have been on workers and harvesters alike with so many closures, but it is so much the way of life for people around here, it will not soon be  forgotten,…

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Reviving a Nation: Mi’Kmaq blog

I can’t believe I forgot to blog about this! During the last semester of college my friend Carol Hopkins and I took on a special project to help preserve the Mi’Kmaq way of life, including oral histories, by way of a blog. We spoke to many people about their experiences within the culture and were graciously donated…

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May 3: Rain

I’m back! Yes, I’m at home in St. Lewis for a little while. Or at least I hope it’s a little while (no offense, family, but I need a job!) I just graduated from the Journalism program at CNA’s Stephenville campus. It was a challenging couple of years but I’m pretty sure I came back…

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