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Best of 2014 - A Summary

I usually do podcasts associated with the “best of the year” but frankly I have not got the time this year, and in any event most of the material can be accessed from the existing mixcloud shows and are best heard in the context of what was going on at the time of broadcast. 705 more words



I am finally done with the main bulk of my Christmas shopping! Thank sweet 6 lb 7 oz dear baby jesus… I hate Christmas shopping. I never know what to get anyone, and I can’t blame them, because I also never know what I want. 90 more words


An Invitation

An Invitation

Tell me the bad
The things written on the back of your soul
The things hidden between the folds of your mind

Tell me the awful… 59 more words


Tips for High Altitude Baking

Earlier this week my sister gave me a wee bit of an early Christmas present — she told me about a high altitude baking class and said she’d be happy to watch my daughter if I wanted to go. 1,042 more words



“Depression is a thief.”

That’s how this was initially going to start. This post was going to be my usual quasi-poetic prose, laden with analogies, attempting to suss out whatever cognitive dissonance is plaguing me today. 734 more words


Teaching that it's better to give then receive

For the last 4 years, we haven’t bought Christmas gifts for family, friends, teachers, or neighbours. We decided to give back instead.  The first year we did it, every time we would go to the grocery store, we would buy baby food then at Christmas we brought it all to the food bank.   216 more words


Clicking to the geiger beat at number 8

The countdown continues…

Steve Rothery Band – The Ghosts Of Pripyat

  1. Morpheus
  2. Kendris
  3. Old Man Of The Sea
  4. White Pass
  5. Yesterday’s Hero
  6. Summer’s End
  7. The Ghosts of Pripyat…
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