Instagram

I’m taking a hard pass on Instagram. First, it’s something owned by the unjust impossible to trust Facebook. Secondly, there is no value for me in having it. Having one social media outlet is more than enough. Those of you that have it, I understand. It’s becoming another way to reach the audience. Instagram is […]

Homework is Stupid

  Homework is Stupid. I’m sure the educators of the world are plotting their responses as they read the headline. Disagree with me. Go ahead. Let’s have a discussion in the comments section or online. I never liked school. Grade Primary (What sensible people rightly call Kindergarten) was sold as a promise of daily fun […]

Tomato

Tomatoes are one of my fave foods. For versatility and health, it’s a great staple of a healthy plant-based diet. I’ll let this clip from Nutrition Facts speak for itself. @WriterDann    

I don’t hate kids

Midway through the summer I shared a pic through Twitter of my niece with me holding her. What followed was a series of private messages from readers with the same theme. “I thought you hated kids!” Absolutely no where in my essays, blog posts and any published works have I ever written the words “I hate kids/children.” […]

Harvest Broth

Waste not, want more. You can call it winter broth, summer broth, spring broth. The season matters nothing when you can put your own vegetable broth together. It is easy. It makes a healthy soup base. I’m calling the latest batch (seen in photo) Harvest Broth because it is fall and fitting. If you have […]

Practice

“Practice is not performance” – Jeff Berlin This wonderful quote from one of my favourite bassists is worth keeping close. Regardless of what you might do, practice is important upkeep. In many professions, many art forms, practice is development. It is constant development in order to improve performance. Keep going. Keep practicing. @WriterDann