Monthly Archives: December 2015

Chiang Mai Christmas

After a couple of weeks in Phanat Nikhom, we returned to Chiang Mai for a holiday visit.

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Beauty and compassion

Flowers for the temple, and leftover rice for the temple dogs.

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Phanat Christmas

Once again, Eid has outdone herself with this year’s Christmas tree. She made most of the ornaments herself, but Mom gave her some when we were in Toronto for Christmas in 2006. The ones she’s holding are new additions — … Continue reading

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Back with my beloved

After 15 hours in the air and a reasonably good night’s sleep, having a relaxing Sunday morning with Eid at one of our favorite local coffee shops. (December 13) Hard at work. (December 17) Eid with Spidey Claus. (December 17)

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Leaving the Fatherland

Trying to make a few last phone calls before I leave the Fatherland and return to my lovely wife in the land of reasonably priced pad Thai. If I don’t succeed in contacting everyone before I cross the ocean, I’ll … Continue reading

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Down by the waterfront

Near Vancouver’s Waterfront.

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Wreck Beach

While I was at Wreck Beach today, I met an old guy who was visiting his daughter in Vancouver. He offered to take my photo, so without thinking I struck a pose that I have spent more than 40 years … Continue reading

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