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Q like Québec…

  Québec… At some point in my blogging journey, I had talked about Denmark so much that some people were convinced I was born there. I wish I could say they were right. But I was born and raised in that very special Canadian province, that much resembles Asterix’s indomitable Gauls village. We are Canada’s…… Continue reading Q like Québec…

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Just admit that you don’t know…

I have mixed feelings when it comes to meteorology. Talk about a branch of science that is at the same time essential and completely useless. For one thing, there are large ereas of the globe where meteorologists would just be futile. For an example, when I lived in Guinea, everybody knew there were just a…… Continue reading Just admit that you don’t know…

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Chilly…

If you are a regular of The Cove, you know that I live in Freezingland. If you are not, now you know too! I sometimes get the feeling that people think I overdramatize when it comes to our winter weather… Well, to prove myself right, I thought I’d share with you all the above screenshot…… Continue reading Chilly…

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Little bird…

. Little bird, You flew so high, Your pointy beak Almost pierced the sky… But it was dangerous, That you didn’t know. As, little bird, you just flew With the flow. So you reached higher And burnt your wings, Your frail body Unexpectedly falling… They picked you up Put you in a cage, For once…… Continue reading Little bird…

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Tweet or twit?

I don’t Tweet. I’ve tried, and it took me forever to understand Twitter. When I finally started to get it, I gave up. Because it is too fast for me. It felt like getting bombed with news, comments and thoughts. I might be able to catch the right pace but it would mean giving up…… Continue reading Tweet or twit?

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Été Indien…

  I think we had all given up the idea of having an Indian summer this year… I don’t remember ever experiencing one in November before. But this weekend, the temperature rose back close to 20 degrees Celsius (68 F) and the weather should stay that way for about a week. We’ll take every minute…… Continue reading Été Indien…

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22h30…

  After driving for a little over three hours, he finally pulled up near Château Frontenac. He knew the capital’s old town was pretty much free from tourists, but he hadn’t expected to find a parking spot so easily. The moon was high and full, over the castle. He stood for a moment, considering which…… Continue reading 22h30…