Jesse Collins, and then some.

A blog dedicated to those who would rather be at the cottage.

Archive for July, 2007

One Of A Thousand

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

Zipped back out to Upper Canada Playhouse this weekend to see the show, joined by some friends from the hometown. They were traveling on their own in an open car and took the time to drop down to the Thousand Islands Parkway and enjoy the scenic route. After hearing about how much they loved it, we decided to take a look on our way back.

And am I ever glad we did. I highly recommend this drive. It is spectacular!

It seems like every island had a home or cottage, no matter how big or small. And if they didn’t—they were building…

One of a thousand islands

Glorious Discoveries

Friday, July 20th, 2007

Well, I’m back from directing Bedtime Stories at Upper Canada Playhouse and I’m slowly digging out of my backlog. But I just wanted to post a great online radio station that I’ve found.

It’s a Jazz and Heritage radio station in New Orleans called WWOZ and it is absolutely amazing. I’ve been listening for two days and the mix of music is fabulous.

Having been a number of times to New Orleans – all pre-Katrina – I know what an incredible town it is for music. Listening to this station takes me there again.

When I haven't been fishing, I've been looking at these on the dial-up: