Beyond the Sentimental Journey

An agonizingly wonderful and heart-wrenching one, more like. I’ve emerged, not yet a half-hour ago, from finishing “reading”, listening to the Outlander novel that I mentioned two blog posts ago.  I really buckled down with both the listening of the story and the knitting of the orange sock (see previous post).  Well, I couldn’t help […]

For Canada

My beloved Canada.You, my sacred space,My vast and sweeping homeland.A Lover of two oceans with crashing coastlines arms,With your jutting Rocky teeth and long gold thighs of prairieWith your swirling curls of emerald forest and icy tundra bones.The cafes and highways pockmark your lovely face,And tar-sands scar your skin. But I still love you, my […]