Saturday, October 30, 2010

high walk

overpass 1 overpass 2The pedestrian overpass over the train lines is high up in the treetops

which gives a nice view of the burning oranges as the sun comes up on a recent October morning.

Sunday Bridges

Thursday, October 28, 2010

another dawning

sunrise oct27

she has seen
the guiding light
in a dark sky


Tuesday, October 26, 2010

O is for owl in an oak tree


This dead tree stump in Mississauga that has been transformed by carver Jim Menkes

ABC Wednesday

Monday, October 25, 2010

dancing heron


sometimes, if you take a stand, the fish will come.


Saturday, October 23, 2010

Blue Water Bridge

BlueWater Bridge

Another view of the Blue Water Bridge that crosses the St Clair River from Sarnia Ontario into Port Huron Michigan as seen looking towards Canada. Yes, there are actually two spans – obviously, one bridge was not quite enough for all the traffic. The first view of this bridge can be seen here


Thursday, October 21, 2010


Picture 107

At sunset, Nature is painting for us... day after day... pictures of infinite beauty ~John Ruskin


Tuesday, October 19, 2010

Monday, October 18, 2010

white whiskers

Hamilton Cat
This is MY street and I am watching you

Sunday, October 17, 2010

bridge number 1

welland canal vs

An early morning view from Bridge No 1 in St Catharines at the Welland Canal.


Thursday, October 14, 2010



Nothing is as far away as one minute ago.
Jim Bishop


Tuesday, October 12, 2010

M is for museum mailboxes

Ottawa 350

old mailboxes from the Post Office Museum in the Museum of Civilization in Ottawa.

ABC Wednesday

Saturday, October 9, 2010

a bridge not far


From the bridge over the small lake one can see the shadows of the railing and also another small bridge to a private island.


Thursday, October 7, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010

L is for Lakeshore Road

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Lakeshore, or sometimes Lake Shore, Road is the old King’s Hwy #2 running along the shores of Lake Ontario between Toronto and Hamilton. Completed in 1917, it was 18 feet wide and nearly 40 mi (64 km) long and was the first concrete road in Ontario, as well as one of the longest stretches of concrete road between two cities in the world.

ABC Wednesday

Sunday, October 3, 2010

Amsterdam Bridge

Amsterdam Br

This cable footbridge that crosses the Simcoe St Slip at Harbourfront in Toronto is named after its twin city Amsterdam. The ship sails are more evident at night when they are all lit up.


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