Monthly Archives: November 2016

Perfection Thy Name is Stubble

The time for bed has come and gone and the long weekend is drawing to a close. Work (involuntary shudder) looms ever so clearly on the horizon.  I sit at this keyboard reflecting on the “super moon” (bright, but not … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day

I want to reflect on Remembrance Day, but worry that anything I say will be somewhat trite or less than is in fact due. I want to express a bunch of thoughts that I find somewhat difficult to put into … Continue reading

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Mid-Autumn Morning

My walk to the bus stop confirmed the thing I already knew to be true. The leaves, though some holding their colours and precarious hold on trees, were, for the most part, now detached, lying on the grass, the pavement … Continue reading

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The Weekend’s Perfect Moments

  First and foremost, I have to apologize to anyone coming to this blog thinking that they were going to get “today’s” Perfect Moment. Since I haven’t had time to write since Thursday, I had to make some choices.  I … Continue reading

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A Walk Downtown

I found myself in a different part of town today. The last time I had been there it had been dark and the view, although impressive, is quite different in the daylight.  For today’s perfect moment, I just wanted to … Continue reading

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My Friend Procrastination

Procrastination is a powerful thing. Why is it I would rather watch old YouTube videos than do something I have to do?  Why is it that I would rather think about what order I was going to eat the “leftover” … Continue reading

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