greg blee

on stage at an open mic, Victoria, 2011

i’m greg blanchette — culture fiend, writer/poet/singer, activist, new municipal politician, and always lower-case. Tofino-based punctuation lover, non-profit groupie & livable community advocate. A.K.A. greg blee when a stage is involved.

Blog is in the menu bar above; writing samples too. On Twitter and Facebook.

[This site formerly known as Aimless1.]


10 Jan. 2015 — Aimless no more, i am in the process of changing the name of this blog and returning it to active status.

Solstice 2014 — I laid low in Vancouver over the holidays, dog-sitting for a friend and mulling over (amongst other things) the transformation (i loath the term “re-branding”) of this blog.

1 Dec. — Lo! to my surprise, i squeaked in on the election. Inaugurated today as Tofino’s greenest (in both senses)  municipal councillor. Working to get my head around this trajectory change.

22 Nov. — Appeared as Oyster Dude in the spoof comic opera Phantom of the Oyster, the 2014 Clayoquot Oyster Festival kick-off event.

15 Nov. 2014 — Seized by a fit of civic involvement, i’m running for Tofino municipal council! Here’s a modest platform page.