Tag Archives: the news

GETTING IT ALL OUT

It’s wise men who say don’t watch the news before bedtime. All the world’s tragedies flashed before your eyes in a matter of minutes. The gas explosion in a bakery in Paris, killing 3 people, the bus crash in Ottawa, … Continue reading

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CONVERSATIONS

When the conversation stops, it’s difficult to get it going again. That’s what I’m experiencing – here and in other places. I’ll see if I can get it going again. This stretch of October days has been sunny and warm. … Continue reading

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WHAT IF?

It is getting late in the day. A storm is coming this way. “Total snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 centimetres are forecast to fall by the time snow begins to ease on Sunday. Easterly winds of 40 to 50 … Continue reading

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F IS FOR FED UP

Do you get fed up sometimes? Today I feel at the maximum fed up level. February is l-o-n-g. I had set out at the start with such heart felt hope. This was suppose to be my feel good month. Not … Continue reading

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NO MORE HEROES AND HEROINES

It’s Tuesday but it feels like a Sunday morning coming down. My brain must be lagging behind. Too much stuff to process. What’s happening to me, to us, to the universe? 26 people killed in a Texas shooting during a … Continue reading

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THE WORLD IS TOO MUCH WITH ME

The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers; The words of William Wordsworth published in 1807. They very much describe what we are experiencing today. How strange that Wordsworth felt … Continue reading

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ACTIVE HOPE

So here I am, in my new/old .com space. I have more space but what do I have to say? The sky is overcast. The air smell of smoke. We are burning up on our West Coast while they are drowning … Continue reading

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