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in the white divide


February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Vinyl Farewell

In tribute to Canada’s storyteller, I have written and read aloud a story: “Dave, Morley and the kids drive to Stuart’s funeral.” Stuart McLean was something of a secular saint … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Stacking up the boxes

Haiku is the Japanese poetic form, comprised of 17 syllables, traditionally split into three lines of 5, 7 and 5 syllables each. A properly crafted haiku typically draws its language … Continue reading

February 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Those are nice glasses

February 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Only as free as the press

Citizens are only as free as the press which serves them. Journalists are the watch dogs of liberty – or the lap dogs of autocrats. (An excerpt from “A Modest … Continue reading

February 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

Falling in La La Love

A spoonful of sugar, helps the medicine go down. So have a fistful. Stop reading if you plan to see La La Land, because this will ruin it. “I loved … Continue reading

February 19, 2017 · 1 Comment

Valentine to Canada

Opening Remarks at the Gowling WLG – BioTalent Canada presentation on Accessibility for the Disabled February 14, 2017   – the Ottawa Office of Gowling WLG Good morning and welcome. … Continue reading

February 14, 2017 · Leave a comment