You know when you read something that stops you in your tracks? This beautiful little piece did just that today. The writer is allowing me to share it with you. A sunny morning encounter, by Ian Hanchet.
Brilliant Words of Hope
Amanda Gorman’s stunning poem, and an interview with the 22-year-old who mesmerized us during Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday…
May she rest in peace – what a trailblazer!
5 years! A Special ‘Blogversary’!
When I started this blog on June 28, 2015, I was scared out of my wits. What would I write? Who would read it? How long could I keep it going?
Calling All Readers and Writers – Come Join Me! 😄
On Saturday, June 6th…
Stunning Choral Production
My boyfriend John’s choir at Trinity United Church of Montreal outdid themselves for Palm Sunday this past weekend. Since they could not congregate due to COVID-19, they each recorded their own part at their homes, and then sent it electronically to a super-talented choir member, Stephanie Coward-Yaskiw, who merged all the voices into a coherent whole, along with piano accompaniment and images. The result is really beautiful!
Light at the End of the Tunnel
These depressing days reminded me of a song I wrote in 1983. 🎵 Back then it was apropos of nothing, really, but it kind of fits what’s happening now. Maybe a tad exaggerated – poetic licence, I guess.
Various Thoughts on Death
I’ve been thinking. (My funny boyfriend: “Nooooooooo!” 😂)
7 Rules for Couples…
As John and I approach our First Anniversary of living together (this Sunday at 1 a.m., but who’s counting), I thought a little list of what we’ve learned might be in order. To wit:
How to be an (Almost) Perfect Parent!
Nothing like getting a little press coverage! 😁