“First they came for the verbs, and I said nothing because verbing weirds language. Then they arrival for the nouns, and I speech nothing because I no verbs.” – No clue but man I wish I had written it first.

Wild weather, for Vancouver

A faint double to the bow. Copyright © 2018 Wayne and Elizabeth Saewyc

What is not quite visible or obvious, here, is that these cells were dumping intense rains, occasional hail. Downpours heavy enough to cause flooding is not a joking matter on the edges of mountains. Also, wet coast people get freaked out by noticeable weather events.

R.I.P. roomba

Posed for effect. Copyright © Wayne and Elizabeth Saewyc

After a mere 4 years of nearly daily use sweeping up cat hair and other trash, our iRobot roomba has been officially decommissioned. It is a great sadness… primarily because we cannot afford its replacement for a bit.