My Bottle-thunking Builders: A Slice of Camp Life

I need more tape! Thunk Thunk Thunk Where’s the ta-ape? and then I’ll put the eyes here WHAT DO I DO NOW? I need help! And then I’ll add fins! I don’t like this red, it’s ugly. Do you have tape? Why can’t I have THAT red paper?  My name’s not Landon. Thunk Thunk Thunk. I need tape too! Do you have tape? I HATE…

A Morning of Eavesdropping and the Invitation that Follows

I am sitting in Second Cup. I am in my hometown. It is a good morning. An old man caught me observing him and his friend at the table across from me. They have their newspapers out now, but they have been chatting away in Romanian, he told me. To my right, there is a…

Lazy at the Laundromat

Sleeping bags: They have a way of picking up picking up some strange smells while travelling the world, I’ve noticed. Thankfully, I’ve also been learning about this thing called “laundromats.” And so today, on a very hot (38 degrees!) Canada Day, I took an outing to the Princeton laundromat. I’m in Princeton now, you see….