Paul Grant Feed en Thanksgiving's coming. Let's talk turkey. Turkeys aren't the most beautiful bird in the barnyard. But they do get a bad rap for being stupid.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Arthur Carlson birds galliformes indians Les Nesman native North Americans pilgrims snood tetanic torticollar spasms Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Festival turkeys WKRP yelleville arkansas Thu, 09 Oct 2014 21:45:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8915 at Poet George Bowering talks baseball The official Loudmouth Fan of the Vancouver Canadians keeps the season alive -- George Bowering offers up a beer and a dog and a damn good baseball story.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Life Aging baseball Baseball Love Boston Red Sox Diamond Alphabet Fenway Park George Bowering Governor-General's Award inflield fly rule Kozmic League Missoula Montana Moose Jaw Moose Jaw Eagles Nat Bailey New York Yankees Oliver Poet-aureate Tish trout toss Twilight League Vancouver Canadians Wine Capital of BC Wrigley Field Thu, 03 Nov 2011 02:00:00 +0000 Paul Grant 9332 at Literary stars sparkle at Vancouver International Writers Festival Progress, a family tragedy, armed resistance, the fur trade, celebrity journalism and an earthquake -- a day in the life at the Writers Festival<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Books Antanas Sileika D.W. Wilson Elizabeth Hay Farzana Doctor Lynn Coady Michael V. Smith Pauline Holdstock Vancouver International Writers & Readers Festival Wed, 19 Oct 2011 03:26:00 +0000 Paul Grant 9128 at Rain City The rain returns. We can either cower under our umbrellas, or embrace one of the defining features of our city.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Cherrapunji climate deluge dogs hats Henderson Lake highest rainfall monsoon Rain rain city rainforest Seasonal Affective Disorder showers tanning salons top ten topcoats umbrellas Vancouver Mon, 26 Sep 2011 23:35:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8817 at Kid full of dreams forty years on Integrity intact, Roy Forbes is still rockin'.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Aging AKA Records Betsy and the Blue Boys Bill Henderson Bim CBC Radio Chilliwack CKUA Deep Cove Theatre geezerville integrity John Lee Hooker Juno award Neil Young Northern Lights College Roy Forbes Roy's Record Room Sanatana Shari Ulrich singer Snap Crackle Pop songerwirter Songwriters Association of Canada Supertramp the Squires UHF Tue, 13 Sep 2011 23:00:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8643 at What is the blackberry? Free food - take a ramble through the brambles and come home with a taste of summer. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Food Aging algorithm bikes Blackberry Blackberry Books brambles canning free food fruit-picking geezers geezerville jam Prada Superman Wed, 07 Sep 2011 03:21:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8560 at All about beards To shave or not to shave -- that is the question.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Life Aging beards facial hair geezerville protest shaving sixties soul patch Mon, 29 Aug 2011 07:32:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8450 at Up on the roof <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Commentary City Carole King Drifters Gerry Goffin North Shore Mountains rooftop living Tue, 09 Aug 2011 22:28:00 +0000 Paul Grant 8229 at Ukulele zeitgeist sweeping the world and Vancouver International Folk Festival They'll be uking it up under a full moon at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival this weekend, part of the ukulele zeitgeist sweeping the world.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Music Life Bernadette Peters Billy Rose James Hill Lee David Nellie McKay Rani Arbo Steve Martin The Jerk ukulele Vancouver Folk Music Festival Sat, 16 Jul 2011 04:10:00 +0000 Paul Grant 7989 at UBC's Crane Library a treasure trove of Braille, digital audio, large print and electronic text Libraries are one of the saving graces of civilization. UBC's Crane Library offers more than most.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Geezerville Life blindness books on tape Braille Charles Allan Crane Crane Library Jack Goody Jack Munro Mary Taitt Nawal El Saadawi Rumana Monzur UBC visually impaired Fri, 08 Jul 2011 01:02:00 +0000 Paul Grant 7919 at