Monthly Archives: December 2014

Chameleonfire Book Club: Part One

Okay, kids, welcome to the Chameleonfire Book Club. It’s still the holidays so hopefully you have more time to read than usual. There are no fees to pay, nothing to subscribe to (except maybe my blog feed, which is free … Continue reading

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2014 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 18,000 times in 2014. If it were a … Continue reading

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Summer’s Heaven in Sound: Skylarking by XTC

Boxing Day week is often about swapping or exchanging gifts so I thought I’d throw out a literary bonbon or two to my readers, whomever they may be. In past posts regarding popular music I’ve skipped entirely over the decade … Continue reading

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Christmas Letter 2014

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season … Continue reading

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Lemon Creek gets an early Christmas present

A Provincial Court Judge has ruled that the BC Government and Executive Flight Centre Fuel Services Ltd. will face charges in relation to the spill that occurred July 26, 2013 when a fuel tanker rolled into Lemon Creek, releasing 33,000 litres … Continue reading

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