List of Lost Wishes

As I was walking to the grocery store, the wind blew a bright pink slip of paper against my leg. The paper clung to me, begging me to pick it up and see the secrets it held. It was crumpled and damp from the snow. And not just pink – the edges were graced withContinue reading “List of Lost Wishes”

Making Relish with Pizzazz!

September has arrived and with the waning of summer – harvest is upon us. In spite of the ridiculously hot dry weather we had across much of North America – there is still plenty of bounty to be picked and purchased at market stands across the country side. Cucumbers, beets, peppers, onions, and vegetables I hadContinue reading “Making Relish with Pizzazz!”

Graceful Pirouette

Shoulders rigid in anger she burns me with her glare straightens her attitude gathers her skirt At the banister she stands retiré devant catches my eye with her poise pirouettes to the landing descending the stairs gracefully she pauses tilts her head finally speaking her mind “Fuck off.” continuing her departure with pure elegance; leavingContinue reading “Graceful Pirouette”

The Acid/Alkaline Food Myth.

I love food. I love the smell, the look, and most of all the eating! Perhaps even a little too much on the eating side. I also like to read about the science of food, and the science of digestion and metabolism. We humans are basically a biological amalgamation of complex chemical processes that  let us doContinue reading “The Acid/Alkaline Food Myth.”

Sociology? What a Waste of an Education!

I like to listen to CBC radio when I drive. I like the mixture of arts, culture, politics, music and just general blather. Makes me feel like I am right up there on current events and in keeping up with what is “now”. Recently, as I was driving, while listening to one of the phone-inContinue reading “Sociology? What a Waste of an Education!”