Notes from the field

  • Fire at Sono Nis Press, Winlaw, BC On August 4, 2016 there was a serious fire at the office and warehouse of my publisher, Sono Nis Press in Winlaw, BC. Diane Morriss was away at the time, as was Jim Brennan who was returning home to see the smoke from the fire in the distance. This has been a terrible setback for ...
  • Memories sailed away with Princess Marguerite I had the great pleasure of doing an interview with Feliks Banel, of KIRO Radio, 97.3 FM Seattle this week. He aired his show today. Here is the link if you would like to hear it. http://mynorthwest.com/386854/memories-sailed-away-marguerite/
  • Along the Way: Vintage and Unusual Road Vehicles in Burma, 2006 Along the Way: Vintage and Unusual Road Vehicles in Burma, 2006Here is a selection of unusual vehicles seen along the way in Burma/Myanmar during a visit in 2006. By North American and European standards most of these are very elderly vehicles, but in a cash-short country like Myanmar people are very imaginative in keeping things working. Some of these are North American products from Dodge ...
  • China Travels, January 2016 China Travels, January 2016Steam is all but gone from the railways of China and for one “last” opportunity for photography I visited Fuxin in northeast China at the beginning of January. I travelled with several friends from the UK and one from New Zealand. Fuxin is one of the last two places in China were steam locomotives are ...