Low Tide  
the essay ' To Philosophize is to Learn How to Die ' by  Michel de Montaigne 

written in chalk on rocks at low tide. Sunday July 30, 2000 ,  11am - 5 pm

(low tide to high tide)  on the beach behind 3095 Point Grey Road in Vancouver.
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               ( video capture by Joel Snowden )

3:30 PM July 30

Aug 3, ( three days later )

Poetry is Disaster