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A “Super el Nino” for Christmas? Of course!

El Nino, translated, means “the little boy”. How much more appropriate could it be that we are experiencing a weather pattern known as a super el-nino – since tomorrow is “that little boy’s” birthday! And a super little boy – … Continue reading

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Good – Night – Irene

“I think once I’ve had that Benedryl it’ll be good-night” “Good night, Irene!” replied my nurse today at chemo. “How did you know that song?” I asked her feeling rather stunned. “It just came to me”, she stated.  “Why?” “Just … Continue reading

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The Object of My Dejection

I was wondering what angle I was going to take with this morning’s update when I saw a “challenge” offered by WordPress.  I must confess that it is a bit of a cheat to take a prompt from an outside … Continue reading

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Ode to the Teachers of the Learning Centres

Dear Learning Centre colleagues: As always, I stare at this blank page and wonder how the heck I can communicate the thoughts and feelings that are tucked down inside me?  I am inspired and full of ideas.. but these days … Continue reading

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La-la-how the life goes on…. as usual.

David is off for school in the morning.  His lunch is packed, his books are readied.  His bus arrives and he is off to get his education…. as usual. Kevin is off to work in the morning.  He and I … Continue reading

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