Tag Archives: Canada

One more time round the ice rink


it’s fun to watch the neighborhood outside my window this morning. not because i am having fun, but because none of us is having fun. at least yesterday i was able to clear the driveway. today, i cannot stand up … Continue reading

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life in the zed zone


i despise it when someone says they “hate” Polish Sausage. I absolutely love Kielbassa and all types of Polish meats. Walk into a Polish deli and you’re likely to see strings of hanging sausages, myriads of different ones, like a … Continue reading

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Terry Fox


Here in the mountains, in a classroom… no sound but the sniffles, a few dry eyes…and inspiration. I have taught students for years, and I have rarely found a better example of a man pursuing his dreams like the story … Continue reading

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You have hairy legs…you must come with me!


Some people have fetishes, but whole police departments? That’s going a bit too far… Several hairy-legged women were arrested by Ontario police, profiled because they had hairy legs, spoke with French Canadian accents, and wore black. Makes you wonder if … Continue reading

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