Monthly Archives: January 2014

Hunger Games

A group outing to the movies. ┬áThe group choice is to see “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”. It’s a very Canadian type of choice: no one is dying to see Hunger Games, but it’s preferable to the other films playing at the theatre that’s close, it’s playing at a time that works for everyone and […]


Yesterday I saw a guy dressed as Spiderman skateboarding on Queen Street…and drinking coffee. He looked completely in the moment. I envied his freedom. Today was an Opethy day. It got dark and gloomy in the afternoon, the kind of weather that makes you feel tired even if you’re not. On my lunch break I […]

Slow Start

Last January I was able to do something new by starting this blog. This January doesn’t seem to hold much promise for new things. So far, I’m trying to keep my head above water; no time for reinvention. In case you’re wondering, I did finish the Burt Lancaster biography. It revealed a complicated, conflicted man, […]