"It's thrilling to meet you Gloria." "Hi." "Yes, you obviously have a wonderful economy with words Gloria. I look forward to your next syllable, with great eagerness." Economy with words, the epitome of micro fiction. The excerpt above is from the 1981 comedy classic, ‘Arthur’, with Dudley Moore and Sir John Gielgud. One of my favourites. … Continue reading Micro Fiction – Economy with Words
So the original plan, some twelve years back, was to build a cottage on our land in Cape Breton. But things change, Florida happened, and the cottage plan went on the back burner - not forgotten, but paused. We've owned the 4.36 acre lot on Bras d'Or lake for some time now. Over the years … Continue reading Off Gridding – Cape Breton Island
So this was on the to-do list for a couple of years.