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Storm Clouds

May the sunlight find your face, even when the rain does fall. And get back on your feet again every time you slip and fall. Keep your heart wide open and always taking in. 544 more words


Ottawa MP Mauril Belanger withdraws from Speaker’s race after ALS diagnosis

Ottawa-Vanier Liberal MP Mauril Belanger has been diagnosed with ALS and is withdrawing from the race to become Speaker of the House.

Belanger, who has been a member of Parliament since 1995, said… 363 more words


Mauril Bélanger will continue as Ottawa–Vanier MP after ALS diagnosis

Longtime Ottawa Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger has been diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a rare and incurable neurological disease, he announced Monday in a statement.  983 more words


blue framed thoughts

© Miles Pilling

After years as a roaming photographic biped, these days I take pictures from a mobility scooter because I’ve become disabled after developing motor neurone disease. 24 more words

Street Photography

Stop frame

© Miles Pilling

I loved the lines and colours in this moment. To me there’s also something a little bit cartoonish about the way the subjects are walking and the “timelessness” of their clothing. 10 more words

Street Photography

Here We Go!

“There’s a happy feeling nothing in this world can buy
When they pass around the coffee and the pumpkin pie…”

Thanksgiving has come and gone. Many of us southern Californians are giddy because, for once, it was downright chilly! 483 more words


The Year That Was 2014

From the December 2014 edition of The Man magazine. This year’s will be out first week of December and will be just as bad. If not worse.  669 more words