train travel

VIA Rail Artist on Board Video

In late Fall 2017, I made a trip aboard ‘The Canadian’ as VIA Rail’s Artist on Board. It was a remarkable trip at so many levels and a privilege to cross Canada by rail.  I captured bits and pieces of the journey with my iPhone: lots of shots looking out the window as the country…

Winnipeg Arrival

November 27, 2017 SHIRT, SHOES, NO SERVICE … Hey friends. All of my best laid plans for Skyping and blogging and social media-ing my away across the country ended abruptly upon boarding The Canadian. There is NO internet service. Wish I could bring you aboard but that will have to wait for station stops. The…

VIA Rail Adventure

November 24, 2017 GONNA SET OUR SAILS. GONNA RIDE THE SILVER RAILS … Hey friends, I’m getting set to start my railway adventure. I depart from Toronto’s Union Station on Saturday November 25th at 10pm. Destination: Vancouver, British Columbia with a stop in Jasper, Alberta. I’ll be the VIA Rail Artist on Board which means…

Blogger Falls off face of the Earth

November 16, 2017 BLOGGER FALLS OFF FACE OF THE EARTH … but in a miraculous turn of events makes it back to continue writing blogs. Yes, folks. I’m back. I was lost but now I’m found. I got kind of discouraged for a while there. No one seemed to be visiting my website and I…