Airing of Grievances

Finding fault within yourself can occasionally result in positive changes. Let’s look at an approach that may be helpful. Frustration builds. How you deal with it can make all the difference in the end results of actions. I’ve written here often about writing things out as a form of self-therapy. It works for some people. […]

One Year a Vegan

One year later, why would I even think of going back? One year ago, my moment happened. The best wake-up call I ever answered. I grieved hard. I mourned the animals whose lives are lost every day. I mourned the sheer ignorance and general acceptance of the world around me. The ignorance of how most […]

Politically Correct

I’m not a Conservative. Although I once was. Then I realized most conservatives actually don’t believe in true conservation. So I quit.  I’m not a Liberal. I’m not a Socialist. I’m my own thoughts. My own ideas. My own passions. I belong to NO political party. NO colour of a political stripe. The best ideas […]

More on Emojis

Recently I decided that using emojis in text or email’s takes away the value of words. Where I see emojis as being valuable are within children’s literature. Emoji picture books that demonstrate the emotions could prove to be excellent teaching tools. Have a look on Amazon and you will find many such books. @WriterDann   


Dark images can take you to dark places. Two weeks ago. Port Williams, in Nova Scotia’s Annapolis Valley. Home to two fine breweries and other small businesses. Farm country. While waiting for those I was with to emerge from a shop, I saw an empty truck parked along the side street. It was across from […]