I Loathe November

If you like November, and, the coming of Winter, fine, everyone marches to, their own drummer. I loathe, November, it isn’t mild dislike, loathing. I know many wonderful people, born in November, people I love dearly. November is also a month, where dear loved ones, have gone. My most beloved grand-maman, on November 1 st. […]

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On respecting the joy of others

Good afternoon you all. Hope all is well with all of you. This has been a busy and a bit of, an odd Summer. I have travelled, well, my version, day trips and excursions over the border, quite delightful, baseball games, beer, seeing towns, museums, undiscovered country,  spending time with my bff. I have also visited […]

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Ontario Peaches and the Dog Days Of Summer

Today is hot and muggy, it seems I have said, and, thought that, a lot, this Summer.   But I had cereal for breakfast, with blueberries, and, Ontario peaches. Ontario peaches happy sigh they may very well be, the best part of the dog days of Summer: plural noun the sultry part of the summer, supposed to occur during the period that Sirius, the Dog Star, rises at thesame time as the sun: now often reckoned from July 3 to August 11. a period marked by lethargy, inactivity, or indolence and extreme heat, […]

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My love-hate relationship with Face Book

Hello all, hope you are, surviving the heat. We have had some major oppressive, heat, here in Montreal, scorching, leading up to the 1 st of July, Canada Day, and the week following, wow, killer, 45 degrees Celsius with the Humidex. Dangerous weather, a constant need to stay, hydrated and cool, people can die. Drink […]

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From the heart

Hello all, hope all is well. It’s summer here, in my beautiful ugly. This weekend is supposed, to be a scorcher, but, so far, the weather has been fine. I am taking a little time off, vacation, hanging around the city. Reading, resting, spending time with mom, with friends. My vacation to, Upstate New York, […]

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A great time in my life

Hello you all, apologies for being away for so long. I have been super busy. The end of the term at the community center. Both my English conversation, and, my numeracy classes are done. I may go back in September, it’s all a bit up in the air, which is fine. Will happen what will […]

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Spring and Summer-Reading and writing plan

Summer program Good day to you all. I’ve been busy, lots, bubbling, in that, caldron mind, of mine. I have been, reading, reflecting, praying, spent time in the company, of friends, went on a recent road trip. Spring is finally here, rainy, chilly, but, also sunny and hopeful. Been thinking, what I will do this […]

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Spirit, Faith and Leonard Cohen

Good Morning all, Hope you are keeping, warm and dry. The weather mid April, here in, my beautiful ugly, has been ferocious, cold, windy, unrelenting. To paraphrase a friend of mine, we don’t really, have four seasons, in Montreal, Spring is but a blip, a, Will Winter never end?? kind of situation long sigh of […]

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