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Winter

This has not been a very snowy winter but I did manage to snap some photos of trees and snow this weekend…  

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A religious Wednesday

There is a church across the street from my office. Its architecture is intriguing; it is definitely not your traditional rectangular church. It seems to have two main entrances on different streets. I was curious to see the insides, but the doors were closed when I tried to enter. I walked away disappointed but saw […]

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Books and Movies

Les Choristes and La mala educacion and Mar adentro

I have seen three outstanding movies in the last two weeks. They are very different yet have things in common: two are Spanish films and two of them deal with boarding school memories. Let me start with the Christophe Barratier French film “Les choristes”. It is set in a small remote village in post war […]

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Winter skyline

I went walking on the “mountain” today…a bright crisp day…a nice view of the Montreal skyline