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Fragility

My father was diagnosed with prostate cancer in the spring.  He was lucky because he caught it fairly early.  Although he had options, he chose surgery over radiation, due to a family history.  In September he had his surgery and … Continue reading

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I’m back…

I pulled my blog down awhile ago. There was a variety of reasons, but the biggest was definitely privacy. Both mine and my family’s. I have written about some pretty personal stuff on here, about myself, my kids and my … Continue reading

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On Time and Distance

I attended Alberta Ballet’s production of “Fumbling Towards Ecstasy” on Friday night.  It is a new ballet set to the music of Sarah McLachlan.  In my late teens I listened to a lot of Sarah.  The album “Fumbling Towards Ecstasy” … Continue reading

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Schmother’s Day

I have a confession to make. I dread Mother’s Day. I have spent the last few Mother’s days with my mom, just the two of us, and that has been great. But the part with my actual kids, kinda stink. … Continue reading

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Friendship

Earlier this week I had supper with a friend I hadn’t seen in a while, and tonight I am doing again.  They are former co-workers that I worked with for years and with whom I had formed close relationships.  I … Continue reading

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Impending DOOOOOOM…

Or maybe just a spring election…  Either way it makes me groan.  I do not fly my political colours proudly like many Albertans.  Largely because there is no one party that I feel entirely comfortable with.  Which I think is … Continue reading

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Not a Zombie, although I could go for BRAINS…

News Flash: I am not perfect.  I often bite off more than I can chew.  I tend to set these high expectations for myself, and then beat myself up when I fall through.  For example, 18 days ago I said … Continue reading

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