Word Wednesday: I’m a Logophile and I’m Okay

This button pretty much says it all

First off, I’m sorry if I gave you a Monty Python earworm with the title. Actually no, I’m not sorry since the lumberjack song is one of my favourite Monty Python songs and if you haven’t heard it you need to go and click on the link right now. Go ahead, I’ll wait. It isn’t… Continue reading Word Wednesday: I’m a Logophile and I’m Okay

Can’t Stop Won’t Stop

I've been taking out frustrations by making things. It's very theraputic

I swear if I have one more “friend” on Facebook or Twitter follower or casual acquaintance tell me to stop being so political I’m going to lose it. I was raised to speak up if I see wrong and to work towards fixing it. Silence is dangerous – today and always. As a historian, I’m… Continue reading Can’t Stop Won’t Stop

Word Wednesday – I resolve…no wait, I don’t.

My daffodils are flourishing.

It’s not much of a secret that I think New Year’s resolutions are a bit of a fool’s game, and not only because I’m already sick of the weight loss and fitness infomercials / advertisements online and on the television. I have nothing against self improvement, but I really wish gyms would have sales year… Continue reading Word Wednesday – I resolve…no wait, I don’t.

How my BlackBerry Passport Equals Mobile Freedom

It’s no secret that I love my BlackBerry devices. I have a BlackBerry in my hand for a good 60% of the day.  One of the things I love most about BlackBerry is how easy it makes it to work on the go. I wrote about my Blackberry Classic  and how much I loved it and the… Continue reading How my BlackBerry Passport Equals Mobile Freedom

Heartache and healing

The whole gang on stage.

Regular readers may remember about six weeks ago, I published a post about music, depression, and grief that outlined how music helps me through some of the hard moments in life. I heard from many of you that it echoed how you felt about music. Music has always been something that brought people together and… Continue reading Heartache and healing