Left Holding the Bag

Sobeys announced they will stop providing plastic grocery bags by the end of this year. That didn't bother us because reusable bags, forever. More interesting was the suggestion, seen on Twitter, that people should save a plastic Sobeys bag as a collector's item. In the 1970s and 80s, several of my ephemera friends were active…Read More

Living the dream in the 1970s

A few days ago Chris Miller tweeted this very urban image of Halifax. The red building brightening up all that grayness made me remember a William Carlos Williams poem about a red wheelbarrow.So I quickly looked up the poem and tweeted the beginning as a reply, replacing "wheelbarrow" with "building." so much depends upon a…Read More