Six years passed


Issues, Personal

On August 22, 2011, I lost a boss and a mentor. Someone I could look to and say yes, this is what Canada needs right now. Last week we did a tour of Parliament to show off the best of Ottawa to a visiting niece. As we stood in the hallway outside the House of […]

August 22, 2017

Persisting, Resisting


Issues, Parenting

I haven’t had the will to post recently because there is too much going on. I have started multiple posts and been unable to finish them. I have been trying to spend time lifting up the voices of the people we really need to hear from right now – those whose experiences are perhaps the […]

August 20, 2017

Fear, Itself


Health, Personal

I took the puppy to get his haircut today, and before I dropped him off I took him on a bit of a walk around a park, down a path, because we were a bit early. I’m trying to take him for more walks. He’s getting old and he deserves it, and I deserve that […]

August 2, 2017