We witness incredible moments and commit them to memory.
Youth I wanted to write something completely profound or hilariously funny on being a “youth”. Alas the thoughts would not come. Instead I wrote a poem mindful of youthful intent. We would try anything new. The world was our oyster and nothing could harm us, we were invincible. Oh how I long for the days […]
Ghost Some believe in ghosts and feel They exist undoubtedly real Though felt they remain unseen unheard The line between becomes so blurred Indeed we all have ghosts that haunt Past experiences that us taunt Although they remain peripheral Their power o’er us monumentally real Do they guide and help us heal The unseen scars […]
Having lived in Parksville and Coombs and Qualicum I have many fond memories of the area and diverse destinations within easy reach offering hours of enjoyment for young and old alike. From beautiful sandy beaches with hours spent frolicking along the shore to evening strolls under a moonlit sky the mild climate allowed for many […]
One of the locations mentioned in my novel Prisoner on Holiday. I visited several years ago. Happily, endlessly, wandering, entranced by the story of how a limestone quarry underwent a metamorphosis to become this spectacular world renown garden. We were completely captivated as we traversed paths that carried us into such a variety and plethora […]
Maybe A word filled with possibility and doubt. The possibility that what we hope for, dream of, expect and want, the thing anticipated,will come true. Conversely it might not. The positive side of maybe fills us with the thrill of expectation excitement and possibilities untold, while the negative side says probably not, possibly not, and […]
Joke I love a good joke, one that has me laughing wholeheartedly until tears run unabashedly down my cheeks and I can barely breath because I can’t stop laughing. Or that joke that we remember hours days weeks later and chuckle mirthfully at since it’s power to amuse hasn’t abated. I remember reading and orating […]
Luxury Luxury means different things to different people. To some, it relates to things such as fine dining, cars, homes, furniture. To others it is comprised of vacations, warm, welcoming, pampered. While some luxuriate in a great read or perhaps music that invigorates the soul. Then there’s the luxury of time and the ability to […]