Charlie Waldo, the main character in Howard Michael Gould’s mystery series, is a man who has learned how to live minimally. After a terrible event in his life, which I won’t reveal in case you decide to read the books, Continue reading 100 Things
Almost 40 years ago, then-Chair of the Frontenac County Board of Education, Bruce Warmington, made some blatantly homophobic remarks about gay teachers. I was a school board trustee at the time and, at the next school board meeting, called for Continue reading Everything old . . .
Last Thursday, when I spoke at the AGM of The Redwood — a women’s shelter celebrating 30 years of operation — was a hot and steamy day. The event was held in a community hub with no air conditioning and, Continue reading 30 years of serving women
“BEST YARD SALE OF THE YEAR: Join us for the downsizing event of the decade! Treat yourself to something classic, funky, quality, or quirky.” Neither my partner nor I have Facebook accounts, so we called on my daughter’s partner – Continue reading No offer too low!