Lions for Lambs

Just watched the trailer for Lions for Lambs with Ryan. My first reaction was “They are capitalizing on the current social and global situation! How dare they!?” But then I remembered how many well-intentioned theatre artists have lamented the fact that plays which deal with social issues – plays that are social commentary – do…

A Writer’s Mantra

Better to strive and climb And never to reach the goal, Than to drift along with time- An aimless, worthless soul. Aye, better to climb and fall, Or sow, though the yield be small; Than to throw away day after day, And never to strive at all. By Grace B. Hinckley

Not As Flood-Proof As I Thought

I used to joke that it’d be impossible for it to flood in Newfoundland; how can you flood a rock?  But I was wrong…  very wrong. Tropical Storm Chantal wreaked havoc. Several members of my extended family have lost crops. It reminds me that Newfoundland is still a very young province in a very young…


“Saving energy one search at a time.” About Blackle. Also, did you know you can use MS Word with a blue background?

You Are The Peanut To My Butter

This is really important… Your does not equal you are. Recently, I saw the following written on a friend’s facebook wall… your the PEANUT to my BUTTER , your the STAR to my BURST, your the M to my M, your the POP to my TART, your the MILKY to my WAY, your the FRUIT…