Wisdom of a generation

Wisdom of a generation

“It’s always good to remember where you come from and celebrate it. To remember where you come from is part of where you’re going.” – Anthony Burgess I think that April 2020 will likely go down in history as one of the longest, most bizarre...
Not all heroes wear capes…

Not all heroes wear capes…

A few days ago, my good friend Zack called to ask if I’d mind doing some babysitting for him. While that may not sound too unusual, it might amuse you to know that Zack is 48 and his son is a teenager, well past the age where he needs supervision. It was, in fact,...
The Spookiest Time of the Year

The Spookiest Time of the Year

Image courtesy of tausend und eins, fotografie   It’s that time of year again where people will dress up, disguise their identities and go knocking on your door, saying “Trick or Treat”.   The experience at the doorstep can be either very pleasant, or highly...
My friend Haydn, the Gift of Art

My friend Haydn, the Gift of Art

We all meet remarkable people in our lives.  One of the most remarkable I’ve ever met was my friend the sculptor Haydn Llewlyn Davies, the creator of “Algoma Blue”, the sculpture pictured above, which lies at the heart of this month’s...