Category Archives: St. Philip’s

theThinVeil

Fog. It just rolls in. You get little bits of sky, little bits of sun, but when it’s thick it just sits and covers everything. These photos show how the fog really is just a thin band above the earth’s … Continue reading

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hereIsAChurchAndHereIsn’tTheSteeple

Dance until they raise the steeple. Well, maybe not, but there’s a dance for the The Church By the Sea group to raise money for preserving the old Anglican Church in St. Philip’s. It’s an odd story and the headlines … Continue reading

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goodNightIgor

And I turn the volume up on my iPod, trying to hush the rain slashing against the window. It’s angry and frustrated. The wind howls in sympathy. The siding creeks. You know that part in The Shipping News when they … Continue reading

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byDaBeach

By Da Beach, Thorburn Road, Portugal Cove – St. Philip’s Da or the, it’s still fish and chips. It would be remiss to review restaurants around the St. John’s area and not include By Da Beach at some point. It … Continue reading

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wonderlandVolumeTwo

You go for a walk some mornings and take your camera not really expecting to find anything to photograph other than the vernacular structures of the neighbourhood, but then, the light hits you. The view is soaked with memories of … Continue reading

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wonderlandVolumeOne

Maybe it was the crispness of the morning. Maybe it was the sun just cresting over Dogberry Hill Road. Maybe it was the high-contrast blue sky against the red house. But when I think house with a bit of space … Continue reading

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