Hibernating

This continues to be a unique summer.  Different.  Devoid of the usual activities, for the most part.  Not enough barbecues with family and friends.  No quick trips to the Beer store or the LCBO.  No jaunts and hikes out on the neighbouring trails, parks and conservation areas.  Golf, anyone?  Eyeing passers-by with trepidation on the …

Toppling statues

In 1859, Charles Dickens’ A Tale Of Two Cities opened with “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was …