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Butterfly Bonanza: A Blessed Reprieve from the Craziness of Life

July 14th, 2018 No Comments

Putting aside the demands of modern life to enjoy the bounty of nature’s winged wonders.

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Hunting Muskie Preview: The Reckoning

July 7th, 2018 No Comments

An excerpt from “The Reckoning” – a story from “Hunting Muskie: Rites of Passage – Stories by Michael Robert Dyet” exploring what might drive the behaviour of a spree killer.

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Confessions of an Aging Nature Geek

June 29th, 2018 No Comments

Confessing to my addiction to butterfly sleuthing and a few photos to illustrate why they fascinate me.

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Summer Solstice: Confronting the Ether of Relentless Time

June 23rd, 2018 No Comments

Pausing to consider a countercultural symbolism in the longest day of the year.

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The New Government Playbook: Paint by Number Politics

June 16th, 2018 Comments Off on The New Government Playbook: Paint by Number Politics

The only thing more common than death and taxes – paint by numbers politics.

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Bread and Circuses – The Aftermath of the Provincial Election

June 9th, 2018 Comments Off on Bread and Circuses – The Aftermath of the Provincial Election

Lessons to be learned from the Ontario provincial election that was fought on a “bread and circuses” platform.

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Hunting Muskie Preview: Inside the Mind of Huck Fryman

June 2nd, 2018 Comments Off on Hunting Muskie Preview: Inside the Mind of Huck Fryman

A glimpse into the mind of Huck Fryman – protagonist in the story “Incorrigible” in “Hunting Muskie: Rites of Passage – stories by Michael Robert Dyet.

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The Intricate Mathematics of Elections: One Vote Does Matter

May 26th, 2018 Comments Off on The Intricate Mathematics of Elections: One Vote Does Matter

Complex mathematical equations are at work in elections. Your one vote does matter.

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Behold: A Rare Gift of Immaculate Tranquility

May 19th, 2018 2 Comments

Recording for posterity the rare gift of a perfect spring day.

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Signs, Signs, Everywhere a (Red, Blue or Orange) Sign

May 12th, 2018 8 Comments

Borrowing from the Five Man Electrical Band song to put the current Ontario provincial election into perspective.

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