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You Do Not Own Me

I wrote this poem last year after dinner with my eldest daughter in Vancouver. She had shared the details of an incident where some men had been cat-calling her as she walked by their construction site. 230 more words

Essential Journey

Coming 'Home' to Tana

I’ve been struggling to figure out how to structure this post, and what exactly to write about. I guess I’ll start by specifying that the subject of today’s photo-dump is Mahajunga. 1,365 more words


Edmonton man charged with child porn offences, extortion after mom of teen boy calls police

A 33-year-old Edmonton man has been charged with a number of child exploitation offences, including sexual assault, in connection to alleged incidents involving two teenage boys. 593 more words


Alberta man accused of sexually abusing daughters could see case go directly to trial

There may not be a preliminary hearing in the case of an Alberta man accused of sexually abusing his three daughters.

The Crown prosecutor has filed a direct indictment, which means the case may go directly to trial. 163 more words


book review-runaway girl by casey watson

I just finished another amazing fostering memoir written by casey watson. this is a story of one girls amazing inner strength, courage in the face of adversity and also a story of her resilience. 444 more words


Strathcona County teacher charged with sexual assault

A 31-year-old teacher with the Elk Island Public School Division has been charged with sexual offences in relation to a female student, Strathcona County RCMP said in a media release Thursday afternoon. 400 more words