Numbed by winter,
sitting on the church's frozen steps,
leaning on himself,
Charlie is facing the storm.
The doors are closed.
His shelter is closed.
Today, only the cigarettes that he is begging for can warm jim.
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Middle Ages. Some people watch it, read it or play it. We found Montrealers who live the Middle Ages every day. In gymnasiums or church basements, they are training their skills to be great members of the Society for Creative Anachronism.
7h42 invi... >>
At the corner of two major arteries
In the heart of Montreal
The anti-abortion human billboard is praying
Before everyone’s eyes
His colleague is standing on the sidewalk
In front of a Catholic church named after baby Jesus.
He advocates the ... >>
A horde of people dancing
To the fast and dextrous guitar riffs
The hammering double bass drum
And the screaming voice of the singer.
Katacömbes Co-op. Montreal.
Playing tonight: Painkiller
A Judas Priest cover band.
Their na... >>
Walking down the street and saw thick smoke coming out of an alleyway. Terrible machine sounds echoed on the walls of the buildings. How could I not be drawn to this?
I talked to a guy standing nearby. I thought he had something to do with this. So ... >>
In the hole
A foul stench fills the air
Under the bustling city
A man struggles
Strongly anchored to the surface
The stream of liquid waste splatters on his body
He checks. Scans. Seeks the flaw
The one that could blow up the sewerage syste... >>
Curled up in the corner, in the chapel
Away from the faithful assembled for mass
Engulfed in his silence
In his own way, he takes communion
Like in a trance
His clothes drying slowly
Outside, winter bites, still
His homelessness takes a br... >>
Deep under the ground.
On the second basement.
Laughter in the background.
They are the little hands of the Opera de Montreal. In the shadow of the backstage.Busy bees working around the Diva. Before their masterpiece rises to the ... >>
Bullback riding children fly on walls paved with yellow flowers. The city has changed. Montreal has changed. One wall painting at a time. Bystanders open their eyes widely. Astonished. They are cheering in front of this scene. Straight out of the bro... >>