It’s officially spring! I’m saying Hi to the new buds, the rainy wind, the early birds and the longer days. Bring it on! The Lure of Plans. The ground…
The season has changed since I last wrote you, and the world is opening up for us all. We’ve seen so many articles about fear of the new realities…
It’s early morning and some street people are talking directly below my window. They are taking shelter from the rain beneath the green metal awning…
I was hoping and believing that this whole lockdown situation was easing up. We were getting vaccines, and there was some hope floating around in the…
What was I really asking for? When I asked Google, “How do I remove comments and track changes in a final Word document?” this list of interesting other…
I’m opening this newsletter with Robert Macfarlane’s Word of the Day from a few days ago. It doesn’t look like that island would have a very good wifi…
Here’s a classic family photo of the Three Sisters mountains in Canmore, Alberta. Everyone in Canmore had these photos. I saw one at my cousin’s place …
Point of view vs point of awareness Everything goes by so fast. In these days of instantaneous immediacy there isn’t a solid footing to create any…
Writing from the intersection of imagination and reality In my mind I set up a situation where I would write to you from liminal places each month…
Our former old ways just aren’t holding together, and the unravelling of the binding ties carefully made back in the Age of Enlightenment are being…
Amuse-bouche #7 This is the last in my incidental series of short bite-sized bits to take us from Solstice to Christmas and into the New Year. Happy New…
Walking today in Jericho Park, the path was easier than I thought it would be. The rain has melted most of the week’s snow, but I was there bundled up…