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Fine Art

Tenacious Diary: The Artists

By Chaverin McKenzie Lydia
Lydia Chaverin McKenzie and her husband Patrick, on their 50’ sailboat, Tenacious, are sailing north along the Inside Passage in British Columbia. As we sail north along the east coast of Vancouver Island, we planned to visit the U’mista Cultural Center, a First Nation museum with the mission to ensure the survival of all aspects of the cultural heritage of…
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Fashion & Beauty

Tenacious Diary: Whales Before Breakfast

By Chaverin McKenzie Lydia
Though the weather forecast promised seas of less than a meter in the Queen Charlotte Sound, as we passed the aptly named Cape Caution — which marks the line where Vancouver Island no longer provides protection from the Pacific Ocean — the swells grew until they reached over five feet. So much for forecasts. Admittedly, it could have been much…
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