The Longest Day RAF Short Sunderland Mk III of 423 Squadron Royal Canadian Air Force. Mid-summer 1944 and the setting sun picks out the Sunderland as it returns over the West coast of Scotland after a gruelling 12 hour mission protecting the Atlantic convoys. All prints are signed and numbered by the artist and supplied […]
The coveted SINHG Soup Spoon was awarded to Dianne Cain during this year’s SINHG Soup Supper on Friday evening, February 8. More than 130 SINHG members and guests filled the tables at Island House’s Atlantic Room for this annual winter event during which Dianne took top honors for her delicious Spiced Pumpkin Soup. Competition was […]
Summary: One virus, three weeks, millions dead… and I was there. My name was Alex Mercer, and my work is almost done. The revelation. It freed me. It killed me. The time for waiting is over. The subject can shift its body structure to an unknown degree. It can fashion portions of its body into […]
A ten-year-old boy received the all-clear from cancer after receiving a frozen umbilical cord in TEXAS during a groundbreaking stem cell transplant. Jenson Wright, who was diagnosed with lymphoma and leukemia for the first time at the age of four, received unbelievable news this month that he beat the disease after five years of battle […]
ANAHEIM — Jaroslav Halak made 30 saves for the Boston Bruins in their fourth straight win, 3-0 against the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on Friday. Noel Acciari, Jake DeBrusk and Chris Wagner scored, and Sean Kuraly had two assists for the Bruins (33-17-8), who are 6-0-1 in February and five points ahead of the […]
1. Copacabana Found directly in the focal point of Rio de Janeiro, Copacabana is a standout amongst the most popular city shorelines on the planet. Puerto Vallarta Weddings Venue Mexic The zone offers a superbly rich setting of mountains and ocean with the astounding Sugarloaf mountain falling directly down into the Atlantic Ocean …. 2. Waikiki Beach […]
Gyms, showers, and roulette tables during the flight would only sky-rock the Virgin Atlantic superjumbo aircraft. Sir Richard Branson suggested that he offer both double beds and a casino on board so that his passengers could be lucky twice. It should not be. Virgin was one of the first customers of the A380, but after […]
The Night King is in for a bigger fight than we thought.
I have found this analogy useful: grosso modo, over the past millennium, some countries have been predator fish and some countries have been prey fish. Predators and prey have completely different self images, behaviour and understandings of how the world works and how countries interact. Like all analogies, it’s a rough guide: few countries have been wholly one or the other […]
If you recall, we left the bar last week with a curious “to be continued…” notice. Well, it’s Friday and time to see if Linda G. Hill is going to give us a Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt that will let me proceed with that story. Here we go: “Your Friday prompt for Stream of […]
If we were having coffee, I’d tell you about the weather around here and share a few good articles I’ve read this month. Feel tree to brew yourself a cup and get ready for another post from the Pour Over series.
Part 2 – The rocky terrain, mountains, the very high altitudes, dried up lands, flat expanses of fields, the typical sandy soil, the dry air, lesser tree- cover, the dhaba-style restaurants, the bikers, the cowboy style of atmosphere, almost everything directed us towards a different lifestyle, different culture, different people, different landscape and of course […]
Aralin 1 Nasusuri ang limang temang heograpikal bilang kasangkapan sa pag-unawa sa daigdig. Nasusuri ang katangiang pisikal ng daigdig. Napahahalagahan ang natatanging kultura ng mga rehiyon, bansa, at mamamayan sa daigdig, kabilang ang lahi, pangkat-etniko, at relihiyon. Aralin 2 Nasusuri ang kondisyong heograpikal sa panahon ng mga unang tao sa daigdig. Naipaliliwanag ang uri ng […]