I read a lot

Seriously, a lot.  I always have a book on the go, generally fiction, I read the local papers and the Globe.  I also read magazines.  When you want to write for magazines it makes a lot of sense to read them.  Two of may favorites for at least 20...

There is Still Hope

As I sit hear listening as my home computer tower is potentially self destructing (ITunes shouldn't skip music, should it?) I am not in as much pain as I was last week, or even yesterday.  In fact, I haven't taken a painkiller of any kind all day.  Checking...

Maybe this is a little more serious than I thought

I've griped on here a couple of times about lower back pain, and even described my history with it in a a blog post, but a week or so ago, it hit me harder than ever.  I had been for a quick shuttle Sunday, and felt fine.  Monday I had to go to Hornby Island...

My Daypacks

So, I’m picky.  Deal with it.  For about ten years I rocked the “purple” back pack.  It was day bag from “Free Time” that I picked up in Edmonton.  It got me around the world, literally.  But in the end, it was...

Man Cave Upgrades

So, how was your Halloween?  Mine was, in the end, quite mellow.  I went to two parties Friday night, but still managed to be home and in bed by midnight.  I ended up not going to a party I had a ticket for Saturday as I felt so ill Friday and most of...