Remembrance

Another team effort…RL illustrated the leaf, I wrote something to go with it, and SW scribed it on beautifully. Candles burn. Light his way home.  Father, brother, son, uncle, friend.  Telegraph comes. Life extinguished.  Candles burn. His memory and sacrifice … Continue reading

Remembrance Day is coming…

  No, this post title does not come with a zillion exclamation marks of excitement or fanfare of its impending arrival. Just not that kind of a post. I planned on writing a post for this day – not holiday … Continue reading

The Future of Remembrance Day

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 “These fallen heroes represent the character of a nation who has a long history of patriotism and honor – and a nation who has fought many battles to keep our country free from threats of terror.” ~ Michael N. Castle … Continue reading

Wallowing in a Winter Wonderland

I did, in fact, look up “wallow” in the dictionary. It means to, “to luxuriate in, to revel in.” So really, we often use it somewhat inaccurately when we say we are wallowing in our miseries. Though I suppose some people do … Continue reading

“Everyday I’m copyin’ copyin'”

You know, “Everyday I’m shufflin’ shufflin’?” I’m sure you knew how to sing it even if you had to Google what song it’s from like I did. Oh, Google, what would life be without you. A lot more personal, that’s … Continue reading

And so it begins…

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I fear this won’t be the first time I indulge in an overpriced and GORGEOUS notebook to write in. Designed in Montreal, Made in Italy, Purchased in Adelaide. Lovingly used in Calgary. A perfect round the world trip. It’s leather … Continue reading