What Dan the Electrician Said

We’re all at home doing the social distancing, the self-isolating, the quarantining thing. We were plunged into this suddenly back in March and now that it’s been two months I can say that I have shimmied myself into a way of being that isn’t terrible, but I have someone to thank:  Dan, the electrician. I’m... Continue Reading →

I’m Still Learning

We share stories not to cause separation, but to create connections. We say, “Hey, this is my world. Does it gel with yours? Do you understand me? How can I understand you?”   Laraine Herring Did you know that there’s an app that shows you which of your friends are racist? Yeah, it’s called Facebook.  I’m... Continue Reading →

Circumstances and Situations

Social distancing and social isolations are our current catch phrases. Counting my blessings Although life has changed I am not uncomfortable. There is the occasional bout of loneliness but that’s a small price to pay for the general well-being of—well everyone.  Since my place of work transferred to my home this whole experience essentially feels... Continue Reading →

A Blog About Blogging

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.Ralph Waldo Emerson Intention This blogging thing, if I'm going to be honest is an experiment. And, I'm okay with that. I'm here to spread my storytelling word. To entertain. To stoke some fires. To put my opinions out in the world. Maybe I'll... Continue Reading →

Welcome to Canada

I had intended on posting something completely different.  But then the phone rang.Ma and Ba (my parents) called to wish me a happy anniversary.  Anniversary? It’s April 17th—wait a minute—It’s April 17th!  This is the day that we landed in Canada from Greece a long time ago.  I was just a little one. Walking and... Continue Reading →

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