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Heart break

The day after I left for Toronto, you passed away. Were you just holding on for me? Mom said you waited at the door all night after I left, and deteriorated rapidly the next day. You were doing so well the days before too… we even thought you’d last until I got back. Mom called … Continue reading

My first (road) kill

It was a young chipmunk, on its haunches in the middle of a narrow two-way mountain road, gauging whether it should try to scamper the rest of the way across before my oncoming car. I thought it would stay in the middle of the road… But as I passed, I felt my car go over … Continue reading

Originally posted on Polisphilia:
Before I left for University in 2006, there were two symbols that instilled such a pride and love for my home province that departed suddenly this past week, albeit in dramatically different fashions. Jarome Iginla wasn’t just a captain of the Calgary Flames (a championship calibre team back in those days),…

A look back at my 2012

Saw this on reigh’s blog – great idea! What did you do in 2012 that you have never done before? Travelled to the Middle East Finally got into the dietetic internship Finished my master’s degree Lost my fear of laying out (diving) for frisbees Puked from too much alcohol (pretty much a whole bottle of … Continue reading

Originally posted on A Tenacious Joy:
July 22 – a note of explanation I’ve tried to leave this post just as it was originally written because it was a heartfelt response after a very traumatic experience.  But I’m sometimes clumsy with words and even when I think I am writing clearly, there is always the…

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