Vancouver Dérive

DSC_1402 Structure of the world.

DSC_1403 Thirsty metal monsters.

DSC_1404 Maps don’t work. (Lost Lagoon.)

DSC_1406 Tideland.

DSC_1407 Tide/Land.

DSC_1408 I wish.

DSC_1412 Stars.

DSC_1413 Lost in the Garden.

DSC_1417 Danger. (Paradigm Shift Ahead.)

DSC_1418 Salmon.

DSC_1419 The Future. (feat. Ironing Board Building)

DSC_1422 The Land on Four Stilts. (Canadian edition)

DSC_1424 Ballardian Postcard. (& cormorants!)

DSC_1427 Sweet Sorrow Lounge.

DSC_1428 Tourist Dystopia.

DSC_1429 Shop Sign (Front).

DSC_1430 Shop Sign (Back).

DSC_1431 Lengthening Shadows.

DSC_1433 Cut off.

DSC_1435 Moon.

DSC_1437 End of the Show.


Exploration: Betina, Croatia

This village is a genuine labyrinth of alleyways. If I lived there, I’m sure I could lose any potential pursuer in under a minute.

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Before the main feature: a prophecy (on the way to Betina).

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Prophecy fulfilled (don’t be alarmed: I don’t drive).

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The common sea slinky.

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Dalí (I wish)

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Just what I was looking for. (Proceed with caution.)

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Local superhero.

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Major Rush.

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Enter the labyrinth.

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What’s this…?

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…The world’s sexiest saint.

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At the heart of the zone.

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Every route from here…

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The Village after all?

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Ominous sign.

Non-verbal Code-switching

I don’t drive. However, I use driver’s hand signals to communicate with them. Whenever a car stops to let me cross, I raise the hand to them that isn’t holding the bag of books or TARDIS travel mug to say thankyou. I don’t ever see other pedestrians do this. I think I got this from my dad, watching him drive, and I thought this was a nice way of showing respect and appreciation.