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Blogging, belief and books

Blogging, like any form of writing, has a way of bringing our beliefs to the fore.  I wrote about Boxing Day sales in a way that might have suggested that I was not going to the sales at all.  693 more words


April 2014

April started off with one of those nightmares that everyone worries over but most never actually suffer: that feeling when you are stood at the baggage belt at the airport and notice the number of people around you dwindling and a repetitive feel to the suitcases looping in front of you, none of which are yours. 277 more words


Cowichan & Chemainus Valley's Sports Scholarship

2 awards valued at $500


Students, athletes, coaches or trainers wishing to compete for the Sports Scholarships must meet the following criteria:

  • Reside year round within School District #79.
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Scholarships & Bursaries

CFUW Cowichan Valley Scholarship/Bursary and for Eleanor Ingalls CFUW Scholarship

1 award valued at $1000


Available to a Grade 12 mature female student who has resided in the Cowichan Valley for at least one year. 119 more words

Scholarships & Bursaries

Joke time p. 240

The Army released a report today which said that Fort Hood lacked a system that could have anticipated last April’s deadly rampage. However, in order to change perceptions of shoddy security protocols, the report recommends they do change their name to Fort No Hood.



Back in 2013 “Desperate Poet” was published on the narrator central USA site. Then it was reprinted in Poetry Nook vol. 4 in February 2014. Later in the year narrator central became narratorINTERNATIONAL and once again my poem was posted. 115 more words

Of Parks, Recreation, and Final Seasons Part 2

In part 2 of our coverage of this, the awesome final season, we discuss episodes 4.3 (William Henry Harrison) and 4.4 (Leslie and Ron). This time around, Hayden takes the helm, while Craig replies in italics. 693 more words

Amy Poehler