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Working on my novel

The Twitter feed Working On My Novel (@WrknOnMyNovel) circulates the best posts that feature the phrase, “working on my novel.” Read more

Duck For Mayor

People have been trying to get me more involved in politics for an awfully long time. Read more

Walking the Annex

The man in the lineup in front of me at Shopper’s Drug Mart had a sloppy, walrus moustache, smelled of cigarettes and was buying an entirely mysterious amount of loose cans of Diet Coke as if they, and they alone, were the secret to his time machine. Read more

Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor has expanded and instead of just accepting submissions for various restaurants, hotels, vacation spots and the like, they are now taking illness reviews, as well.  Read more

The Shirtless Jogger

One day, the Shirtless Jogger will be immortalized on a stamp. Read more

Lamp

The other day while taking our Miniature Dachshund Heidi for a walk, I came across a beautiful lamp that somebody had left out by the side of the street. Read more

Tom Cruise

The movie Risky Business, which launched the from-this-point-forward-it-will-always-be-in-your-face career of Tom Cruise, came out in 1983. Read more

Ikea

On Sunday Rachelle and I went to Ikea in search of storage solutions. Read more

Heidi Blog

Today I have given the Blog over to Heidi, our Miniature Dachshund: Read more

From the desk of Peter MacKay

Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice for Canada, has recently been in the news for two very different tribute letters he sent out to female and male employees for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. Read more