For the past six years I have been part of a writers’ group that meets about once every six weeks in the dining room of my condo building. It is place of honest conversation, lots of questions, tears, laughter, applause. It always feels like a sacred space to me. We choose a word, a question … More Do things happen for a reason?
“Landscape. I’d like to see more of the landscape,” I said to my generous hosts when they kindly asked what else I would like to see while I was visiting The Yukon recently. I could visit museums, wander around Whitehorse, sit by the mighty Yukon River that runs through their land. I would have … More Untidy, unruly, this is the landscape of my soul
Two slices of an orange, cut into tiny triangles, juice sluicing along a knife’s edge. Available for the taking, prepared by someone else in the house with more than enough to share. This is not unusual in this household. What was unusual was that the three of us who currently live here each ate a solitary … More Savouring the gift of shared meals