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Fiction by Karen Palmer

The Matchmaker


I’m blind, I can’t see, I never could. But I hear it all. And I could tell someone new had come into the lounge because alongside my favorite attendant’s soft stride sounded a different sort of footfall. 1,178 more words


St Paul's Girl Guide Unit

Did you know one of the first guide units in the country was the St Paul’s Girl Guides unit? Established in 1924 the St Paul’s Unit gave many young women a sense of independence and an opportunity to learn new things. 576 more words

Old St Paul's

Playing mindgames in a neuroscience, art and tech vision of the future

A gaming novice, I approached Brendan Walker’s Oscillate ‘ride’ and Karen Palmer’s Syncself 2 neurogame with trepidation, but came away a convert 1,576 more words


Early days on the beach...

I think I was born in the salt water. It makes sense because I am a water zodiac sign. I love the water in every shape, fashion, and form, as long as it is clear ocean (“salt life”). 182 more words

Personal Stories

Calgary councillor ties office drinking with bad behaviour, as council urged to ban booze

Calgary’s city auditor is urging council to place clear limits on the consumption of liquor during work hours, as a female councillor linked “commonplace” office drinking with behavioural issues involving the treatment of women. 480 more words

Local News

Lucky’s Life Lessons; A Dog and Unconditional Love

I know I am typically blogging about hard core training topics, but this week we will have a nice change. Karen Palmer, Amazon’s best- selling author of… 1,401 more words

Dog Training

Ask the Animals and They Will Teach You

“Just ask the animals and they will teach you..” Job 12:7a

Not a lot of people know, but I went to college to become a Children’s pastor. 536 more words