Moving On

Most of us have been there. Some of us are there now. Fading are the days of people keeping the same job for several decades before waltzing into retirement. Those kinds of stories are so rare now that they make the news. Most if not all of those stories are pretty amazing to read. There […]

It all comes back

A few weeks away from the grind is always good. Come to think of it, even a few days away can help to regulate life. When I was down south I initially planned to work a little each day as and if I felt like it. A large notebook would be all I needed. If […]

Picking Up The Pieces

That moment where you realize you may not have worked in a few days. Or is it weeks… Months? It can happen. You might feel a sense of craft ignorance. Do you feel as a writer like you have been ignoring writing? Not necessarily. I have written much on these pages about how even thinking […]

Ten Years After

Canmore Alberta. For nearly a year I spent time walking through town only driving occasionally when the family I was staying with would ask me to take their truck to do something for them. After a while time and necessity dictated that I start shopping for a vehicle. A few junkers were abundant, and I even […]

Heroes

Heroes are not born.  They are people who are bestowed the description based on the life they live, and in how they inspire positivity in those who admire and respect them. It is a rare occasion that I am lost for words. As someone who earns a living based on words, it is a difficult […]

Scenes and Stories

Over the last few days I spent some time in a favourite spot in the country. Prince Edward Island always has something to offer everyone. What I dig the most about it is the peace and quiet which is easy to find. For my up owning collection of shorts now called “Crooked Dice”, I found […]

“Lack”

If you focus on what you lack, then what you have is instantly lost. Most people may not realize this, but society runs on a constant journey of spirituality and self-enlightenment. Exploration is a constant trip. Sometimes its fun and sometimes it is a difficult passage of turbulent trial and error. But then again, so is life. You […]