A place like Facer Street is a community unto itself. Even thought it is part of a larger city, it is the parts that make the whole. It is the small places that contain the stories and creat the memories that make the reality of the place.
Tag Archive for ‘History’
Night at the Museum – Books and Brews
I am not speaking of the history of the war itself but of the treatment of indigenous peoples, while in the service of Canada.
Foot steps into the Wind: what we are all about!
My vision of a traveler is someone that is well rounded and conscientious of how and where they are traveling. It is of a person that is knowledgeable, about the current facts of where they are going as well as the historical context and why that is important.
Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss
Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss is a sculpture by Antonio Canova first commissioned in 1787 by Colonel John Campbell.
Why is Understanding History Important?
One of my passions is history. I love reading about it and learning about it. I love those old dusty things that are taken for granted in the modern world.
In front of the Paris Military Museum
Another one of those places in Paris that you would need a week by itself just to see everything.
Alone at a Table for Two
Places have the ability to mark us in ways that nothing else can, they leave their imprint upon our minds and more importantly our very soul.
Names Etched in Stone
More than a couple of years ago I had the honour of going to a place that I consider to be sacred […]