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Humbled and Proud

All I could think of when the phone call from the Governor General office came was the friendly face of the immigration officer who signed my residence papers more than 36 years ago. 497 more words

Honouring Friends



Autumn used to be my favourite time of year; now that I feel the cold that season has to be summer, though autumn still has many attractions. 588 more words

Local History

Salman Rushdie at the Banff Centre

By a great coincidence, I happened to be in Banff the same weekend as Salman Rushdie was giving a talk at the Banff Centre… 250 more words