Baseball Poem for John Lee Hooker

I hated you loving baseball
Not because I hated you
but because I hated baseball

And when I learned to hate baseball

I learned to love you loving baseball

I  loved you loving baseball.

Yours, Slim

John Lee Hooker | August 22, 1917 – June 21, 2001
We’ll meet again


Who let the pooch out

Even dogs enjoy the thrill of cycling. At the City of Vancouver’s Urban Bike Fair today, I spotted two pooches in cyclists’ pouches.

The Dunsmuir Street separated bike lane is officially open. Gregor Robertson, mayor of Vancouver and Amy Walker, publisher of Momentum Magazine gave little talks on the joys of cycling. Proper cycling infrastructure, such as this new separated bike lane, prevents cyclists from being smeared by cars.

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