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Noticing the Small Moments Is Living

By |November 13th, 2015|

NOTICING THE SMALL MOMENTS IN LIFE IS LIVING

The dog needed to pee and poo. I took him for a walk. As I turned the corner on Granville Street, a man was crouching near a sitting bench. In his hand, he held a bag containing bird seeds. Around him were dozens of pigeons. The sight was

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On Love

By |November 10th, 2015|

ON LOVE

There is a park close to where I live. It is a giant piece of grass that stretches along the water. I like to bring my dog Lucky there. As soon as our feet hit the grass, I look at him and ask ‘Are you ready?’ He paws the ground. I unleash him and

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Acknowledging Our Fears

By |October 13th, 2015|

ACKNOWLEDGING OUR FEARS

When I was a kid, I loved taking rides on my older brother’s ski doo. He drove and I sat in the back. I looked at the snow hugging trees. Millions of shiny diamonds blanketed the ground. The landscape was so pretty. So peaceful. And then, my brother invariably picked up speed. Faster