Alone in a Car

Barreling down the highway at dusk with the windows down, enjoying the cooling air and screaming to some rock classics on the radio. The simple pleasures of life:…

Tired of the rain?

A curious fellow died one day and found himself waiting in the long line of judgment. As he stood there he noticed that some souls were allowed to…

20 West Street, Antigonish, NS

For about 50 years, this was my grandparents’ house. Gramma, and then my uncle, ran a restaurant called the Cottage Store adjacent to the house. Nicknamed the “Gag”,…

One Of The Reasons I Love My Wife

One of the reasons I love my wife is in daring to fly without any safety belts. Rhonda never seems to shy away from unknown territory for her.…

Maternity

There once was a Square, such a square little Square, And he loved a trim Triangle; But she was a flirt and around her skirt Vainly she made…

Concert at the Halifax Forum

My son Adam, his friend Ben and I had a great time. It was a small, but very engaged crowd. We enjoyed all four acts — time well…

Missed Opportunity

Meeko would lobby to have Extreme Sleeping as an exhibition sport for the next Olympics, but she just can’t seem to get motivated.

She Laughed Until She Cried…

So, I had an hour between coming home from work and taking Adam to guitar lessons. I decided to haul up some the old tile in the kitchen…

A Few Shots of Seattle

Perhaps not surprisingly, Seattle and area resembles parts of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia both — except randomized a bit.

Misty Morning at First Lake

It was a nice fresh morning and I was up early as usual so I took Sheba down to the lake. No ducks were harmed. I did notice…

Extreme Indifference and Random Access Thoughts

I find that partisanship is generally quite disruptive be it political, social or even the most mundane hair-splitting. By and large, polarized political and religious alignment is artificially…