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Red Sky at Morning

All photos taken July 29, 2021. I recall when I would thrill at the beautiful red sunrises and sunsets. Now the red tinge is augmented by smoke, not a thrill any longer. Climate change is undeniable. Here on earth, we are very fry-able. Stay well, stay safe and pray for rain. How is everything inContinue reading “Red Sky at Morning”


All photos taken July 25, 2021. So, despite the quiet room, comfy bed and the super quiet air conditioner, last night’s sleep? was less than stellar. Still keyed up from the hectic past week, I still had hope of a decent sleep, so we could complete the final 10 hour drive home. Not to be!Continue reading “Fallout”

Hell’s Inferno

All photos taken on July 24, 2021 in Kamloops, B.C. We arrived at the Holiday Inn Express in Kamloops around 6:00 PM. I checked in, while the ladies got the luggage sorted at the car. When I came back out, the sky was an eerie orange and the sun was a menacing red. But, IContinue reading “Hell’s Inferno”

Scenes Through a Dirty Windshield #5 – Vancouver to Kamloops via the “Smokequahalla”

NOTE: This post contains slideshows and if you are reading it on your phone, it is best viewed direct from the SITE, rather than in the READER. All photos taken on July 24, 2021. Our parking meter and visiting time both expired at 2:00 P.M. We said our goodbyes and headed back on the road,Continue reading “Scenes Through a Dirty Windshield #5 – Vancouver to Kamloops via the “Smokequahalla””

Red Sky

All photos taken on July 20, 2021 in Kamloops. After a fitful night’s sleep, during which semi trucks seemed to be rolling through my head and applying Jake brakes, we “awoke”??? to another red sky day. We only hope we were driving onward into clearer air. Was your area affected by forest fire smoke thisContinue reading “Red Sky”