Leonard Cohen: Remembering the Life and Legacy of the Poet of Brokenness

For nearly half a century, the novelist, ladies’ man and Buddhist monk built a tower of song – even though darkness was never far off. Rolling Stone Mikal Gilmore Photo by Tom Hill / WireImage / Getty. Leonard Cohen was the poet of brokenness. The knowledge haunted the first song that drew attention to him, […]

Montreal’s homeless camp

 Simon Nakonechny, Benjamin Shingler  © Simon Nakonechny/CBC Jacques Brochu was one of the first residents of the encampment. ‘Here we’re a little gang,’ he said. ‘We know each other. We take care of each other.’ Jacques Brochu stands in the morning sun as a steady stream of cars and trucks barrel past along Notre-Dame Street. The banner […]

John A. Macdonald statue: Put it back, move it or drop it in the river?

 Marian Scott, Montreal Gazette 1 hour ago © John Mahoney The statue of Sir John A. Macdonald lies in two pieces at the base of the monument from which it was pulled during demonstration by the Coalition for BIPOC Liberation in Montreal on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2020. Should Sir John A. be put back on his pedestal? […]

Montreal transit returning to mandatory front door boarding on Monday

© Ryan Remiorz / The Canadian Press Passengers disembark from a bus, Monday, July 27, 2020 in Montreal. Public transit in Montreal is returning to its usual ticket validation and boarding through the front doors on all bus lines as of Monday. The Société de transport de Montréal (STM) announced the reminder on Thursday after close […]

Ce Québécois a roulé 1 million de km avec une Hyundai Elantra 2008

PAR GUILLAUME RIVARD 23 JUILLET 2020 Qui a dit que les véhicules de Hyundai n’étaient pas fiables? Nous vous avons déjà parlé d’une Accent de 500 000 kilomètres. Eh bien, voici l’histoire invraisemblable d’une Elantra 2008 qui a parcouru environ le double de cette distance… encore une fois grâce à un Québécois! Jocelyn Roy a acheté sa voiture d’occasion chez Hyundai Granby […]

Lachine in paintings slide show

Lachine in painting Shattered dreamsYuccaPine appleFleursFleuve innondéCollector jobJe suis chouette!Je ne suis pas connard, je suis un canard.Le voilà le voile!Une maison tristeLe phare fanfaronCardinal RichelieuLapin sans garenne Je suis belle, mirroir! Previous Next

Les jeunes voiles de Lachine le 14 juillet 2020.

La voie maritime très achalandée

Les tortues sont là depuis trois ans déjà si ce n’est pas plus que ça. La première photo est prise en 2018 je crois. Les trois dernières – le 16 juin 2020.

Hi everybody!

Salut, c’est encore moi…

Just a pic