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Frightened, not by what had happened... but at what might have...

Here is an except from my book Night Vision. Neil and Beulah are living temporarily with his cousin Austin who has driven them into town to meet friends for dinner: 802 more words

My Books

Reflections on a Street Person’s Blessing to My Daughter and I: Angels/God Amongst Us

There are “gifts” for us to unwrap everywhere, and love is all around us … I need “only” choose to see them. My second marriage ended in heartbreak, at least for me. 1,333 more words

Christmas List

As I grew older, my wish list became shorter,

because the things I want, can´t be bought.

No Inflation

After nearly 35 years of shunning its victims, homelessness in Toronto is becoming institutionalized as media tell of government fashioning quieter, more polite words to depict “street people”, of impending frost and the locations of warming centers and safe injection sites.


Street Dance

I love street musicians, their confidence, willingness to make light
of an ordinary morning, bring an element of fun to the day. And sometimes
someone will move to the music, sway, tap, or dance … 83 more words


One Chilly Morning

Every day when I arrived at work I would park my car near the newspaper recycle bin. I would take a minute or two to clean up stray papers that had missed their target namely the paper recycle dumpster. 201 more words

Just Wondering