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Alvin’s Musical Follies – The Fender F-200

Fender FA-100 Dreadnought Acoustic Guitar with Gig Bag – Natural

Despite my better judgement, I decided to restring the Fender F-200 I own. It is one of a pair of guitars

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Alvin’s Road Trip Follies – Pelee Island

"JIIMAAN's mouth closes..." Kingsville Ferry Dock, Ontario

“JIIMAAN’s mouth closes…” Kingsville Ferry Dock, Ontario

 

I’m a bit overdue to put up this post, since I had gone on this trip last week.  Having no cellphone signal on the island was bad enough, although Rogers does insist that there is coverage on the island.  Well, I was getting constant text messages saying “Welcome to the U.S.A.”.  I guess this was to be expected, since Pelee Island is Canada’s most southern point.

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Digital Follies – Open Streets Toronto (Aug. 21, 2016)

Road Closed! Yonge Street, looking north from Shuter Street.

Road Closed for Open Streets!  Yonge Street, looking north from Shuter Street.

 

Well, it was raining on the Saturday night that had just past, and I was concerned that on Sunday it would be a bit too wet to bike out to Bloor Street and Yonge Street where Open Streets Toronto was being held.  To my delight, the moisture dried up and it turned out to be a beautiful day!  It was a great change from the heat waves that ravaged the city for the past few weeks.

 

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