Buoyant blog of Canadian haiku poet (haijin) Chris Faiers/cricket. Poetry, esp. People's Poetry in the tradition of Milton Acorn, haiku/haibun, progressive politikal rants, articles on engaged Buddhism and meditation, info on ZenRiver Gardens retreat near Marmora and annual Purdy Country LitFests (PurdyFests), events literary and politikal, and pics, amid swirling currents of earth magick and shamanism.
Friday, 19 August 2011
crazy shaman wading at Callahan's Rapids Conservation Area after PurdyFest #5
Simon, Chris and Chase wading at Callahan's Rapids Conservation Area
Monday, Aug. 1, 2011 - after PurdyFest #5
Chris watching Chase wade ashore after Chase got caught in the current of the Moira River and had to swim for his life. Chase had just learned to swim the week before at approx. age 12 or 13!
Melanie laughing at Chase, Chris and Jim Larwill hovering on the lip of Callahan's Rapids. Jeez, I'm embarrassed at those man boobs : ) Guess Simon must have clicked the pick ...