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My Political Anti-Manifesto as the Next Election Campaign Unfolds

May 4th, 2019 No Comments

Going on the record about the down and dirty tone of election campaigns as the next Canadian federal election approaches.

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Social Media: Puppies, Parenting and the Wind

April 27th, 2019 2 Comments

Is the social media phenomenon a good thing, a bad thing or something in-between?

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A Fox Sparrow Prospecting in the Ground Litter

April 14th, 2019 Comments Off on A Fox Sparrow Prospecting in the Ground Litter

Being forced by age to adjust my expectations opened up a new aspect of birdwatching.

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What is Stealing the Wind from Our Sails?

April 7th, 2019 Comments Off on What is Stealing the Wind from Our Sails?

Something is stealing the wind from our sails – a few prime suspects.

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Confessions of a Hard-Core Clock Watcher

March 30th, 2019 2 Comments

A brief philosophical meander on the nature of time aided by Einstein and Thoreau.

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On the 30th Anniversary of the Internet: Are We Moving Toward the Light?

March 17th, 2019 1 Comment

Asserting that the 30th anniversary of the Internet is a time to push pause and gather our thoughts concerning where it is taking us.

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The Housekeeper’s Digital Purse: Algorithms in My Pocket

March 9th, 2019 1 Comment

Putting algorithms to work for my financial advantage – wishful thinking or a stroke of genius?

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Truth Twisters, Radical Reformers and My Civic Duty

March 2nd, 2019 Comments Off on Truth Twisters, Radical Reformers and My Civic Duty

A Monopoly inspired solution to the political quagmire of governments who play fast and loose with the truth.

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Random Act of Metaphor: The First Killdeer

February 24th, 2019 Comments Off on Random Act of Metaphor: The First Killdeer

Looking forward to spring and my reliable harbinger of its arrival.

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Could You Walk a Mile in Their Shoes?

February 17th, 2019 1 Comment

In the spirit of “walk a mile in my shoes”, a plea for us all to look a little deeper into people who provoke our indignation.

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