An artist’s life in the Acadian peninsula.
Journal, story, poetry, and any inspiration that arrives my way.
I created this piece of art last year after arriving in Neguac. I hadn’t done much art, what with moving and retiring and buying a house a thousand miles away – all of it… I hadn’t named the art either which is usually the case. The art starts. It flows out of me. I wrestle…
Powerful inspiring wind today! Our human ‘ control ‘ is illusory. We get a lot of wind here in the Acadian Peninsula. It gives me such a feeling of freedom.
I completed this stained glass last August and mounted it in my newly installed bathroom window. I want art everywhere! I want the people that visit to have this experience too. Now, as we are experiencing the true meaning of viral and encouraged to just stay at home, I cancelled my travel plans to visit…
Living in a Baby Blue Egg Carton
I love my little house. I am always saying that to myself. I often say it out loud to the house when I arrive home from errands and trips. I love living here. I love walking to Ile aux Foin. What a privilege! I love sitting on the front steps to eat my lunch in…
A Swimming Vacation in the Acadian Peninsula
Last year, I planned a vacation to actually stay in New Brunswick. For myself, I call New Brunswick the “passing through” province. I have passed through Its well forested countryside so many times but never remained. I was either vacationing in PEI or travelling to see relatives in Nova Scotia. Strangely, I had not been…
The Lure of Val Comeau
Back in 2017, I had been passing through New Brunswick to visit my cousin in Nova Scotia. I stayed overnight in Tracadie-Sheila. Early next morning I drove to nearby Val Comeau beach on the advice of the hostess where I was staying. I got to greet the sunrise. I was enthralled. The quiet dawn of…