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Flash Imagination #27 – Little Miracle

Something happened last week.  Something amazing that marked me in a way I never thought possible: my sister gave birth a little baby girl. When I met her for the first time, she seemed both fragile and intimidating.  Fragile because … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #26 – Le Massif

Why do you ski/snowboard? For me, its the opportunity to completely forget about the world around me. The chance to ignore the stress of everyday life, of reports, due dates, anoying co-workers, and enjoy a great time with friends. To … Continue reading

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Hola de Cuba!

I just wanted to post a quick update today.  I’ve been on vacation in Cuba for the past week and have therefore not been able to prepare an article for either the Flash Imagination or NetZoom series this week. Instead, … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #25 – Stupid Street Signs Encore

Michael Hastner had been dean at the Université de Montreal when his controversial new 13 km/h speed limit signs went up, and had been forced to retire after the uproar they had caused.  He didn’t want to retire, but understood all too well … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #24 – Animal Crime Scene

Recently, many animals had been attacked in the area.  Some were unfortunate enough to have perished in the attacks, attackers leaving nothing but a few feathers or fur in the area of the crime scene. At first many animals blamed … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #23 – Gone

Laurence was tired.  He had been working all day, and when the time finally came for him to head home his replacement had called in sick, forcing Laurence to cover for him. By the time he had left work, it … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #22 – Lady McTwistylegs

There’s a popular saying that sailors have a girl in every port.  Yet if you ever visit Fay Cove, Nova Scotia, you’ll find a statue that seems to contradict this saying. Fay Cove was a very busy port during World … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #21 – The Killer Dog

What set Koji apart from other dogs was that she was smart. Very smart. So smart, that one day she got bored of sniffing dogs butts.  So smart, that she also got bored of chasing after squirrels and birds. She … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #20 – Merry Chr…. oh right!

I wanted to take this opportunity to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, but it would seem that some believe this to be politically incorrect. I’d therefore like to take a page from Think Geek and wish … Continue reading

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Flash Imagination #19 – Crazy Elevator

Today was a good day for Mark. A few months ago he’d decided to move from his college dorm and had bought – rather hastily some felt – a new condo up on the east side of town. This new … Continue reading

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