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    Biggest Creature on Earth, the Blue Whale Swims Along Our Blue Road Trip In Quebec

    Hi Mairiuna 🙂 I have “giant” news for you today and I’m all excited to tell you about it!

    You mentioned in your recent article Following the Blue Road on the Steps of Kenneth White in Quebec: Episode 5 , that it was difficult to identify the whale species that came breathing at the […]

    Following the Blue Road on the Steps of Kenneth White in Quebec: Episode 5

    Kenneth White – The Blue Road -1990 – Mainstream Publishing

    Herman Melville came North to Canada on his honeymoon trip, when he was twenty-nine years old. In Montreal, he met Captain Coffin, about to leave on a whaling expedition up the norh Coast to Labrador. Maybe that was […]

    Following The Blue Road on the Steps of Kenneth White in Quebec : Episode 4

    Kenneth White The Blue Road 1990 Mainstream Publishing

    We’ve been lapping up mile after mile in the clear blue light of an October afternoon. There were a few passengers when we left Chicoutimi, but the bus emptied at Tadoussac (…)

    Walt Whitman visited the ‘savage Saguenay country’ around 1880. Wrote a little piece about […]

    Following the Blue Road on the Steps of Kenneth White in Quebec – Episode 3

    Natashquan, Province of Quebec © Scotiana October 2010

    Those who follow the North Road, trying to get into the clear, beyond all the fuzz.

    (The Blue Road – Kenneth White)

    While Iain and Margaret are flying towards the blue skies of Italy we’re beginning our ‘Blue Road’ towards the North, […]

    Following the Blue Road on the Steps of Kenneth White in Quebec – Episode 2

    Autumn moon over Montreal © Scotiana 2010

    That night around midnight – there’s a big round Autumn moon sailing grandly over Montreal

    (Kenneth White – The Blue Road – Mainstream Publishing Company – Edinburgh – Ltd 1990)

    It is with great pleasure that I […]