Category Archives: building

Typhoon

I’ve seen a funnel cloud on the prairies and, fortunately, we out-ran it. The devastation can be awful as we’ve all seen on the news … TYPHOON the wind razed all we had … doors broke down … hinges                           fell … Continue reading

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Deserted House

There are so many old houses, particularly on the prairies. They have stories in them, questions about who lived there, how their lives were governed by the landscape. Did they move out? what made them change their way of living, … Continue reading

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Construction Senyru

There’s been a lot of construction going on at a school near us: new residences, dining hall, class rooms. We’ve almost got used to the sound of sawing and hammering. It’s been interesting watching the workers over the last few … Continue reading

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Renovation Geometric

I’ve been thinking about when we renovated our house, quite a few years ago now, but it was a major performance: floors up, walls moved, a new room added. If you’ve ever lived in the middle of a renovation, it’s … Continue reading

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