Oblivious

Never mind the coolness of that breeze as it swept clouds across a winter's sky. Never mind the clouds as they passed in front of the sun to block the sun’s rays from warming the mere mortals below. And never mind the added chill from sitting outdoors in the shade: five men are playing cards.…

With Thanks

Just a thought, but sitting here at my workstation at the close of another day I realize something rather remarkable. It is something so rare, so precious, it demands further analysis. Today was a perfect combination of weather and people on their best behaviour: the day shone bright, sunny, and clear while people were pleasant,…

So Naughty

OMG! So naughty. My choice for this morning’s treat is a ginger-beer spider and ricotta pancakes with maple syrup and ice cream. Just what the doctor would have ordered to feed the soul. (Or not!) Piped music soothes and relaxes my mind as I eat. Delicious food. Yum! I look up. With an outlook towards…

Desperately Seeking Comfort

Life is good. Never mind my recent trip to the hospital to visit a friend. With the weather being glorious, I enjoyed being outdoors soaking up the warmth of the brilliantly sunny day. Never mind inside the hospital and those rows of patients, each hooked up to a dialysis machine. And after visiting my friend,…

Steadfast

Written and ready to read. That was the post I had initially intended to upload the third week of December. Brimming to overflowing, the post was reflective of the joy of the Festive Season. But then, life happened. So now, I'm not going to reminisce about the clap of thunder reaching my ears as I…