Category: Autobiography

On Knowing: Part Two

I really don’t know much about her.  I know that she wore a purple hoody and blue jeans.  I know that the majority of her hair was not the colour of the roots, so she must not be too fond of her hair’s original… Continue Reading “On Knowing: Part Two”

On Knowing: Part One

There was something heady about roaming rows of tomes full of ancient legislature–red-bound books that boasted debates from the House of Commons and forest green, gilt-bound ones that contained government discussions of Canada, even before it was a nation. The shelves held, too, pamphlets… Continue Reading “On Knowing: Part One”

Piece of Cake

Why imperfect cakes are still delicious.

Only De Gray Clouds Gots Silver Linin

Story goes of a gal who moved hours away from home to go to school, an’ things mostly went well for her there, too.  Course she had to work hard an’ study an’ write papers an’ all sorts of learnin’ things.  But she also… Continue Reading “Only De Gray Clouds Gots Silver Linin”

In Everything Give Thanks

I began to pursue thanksgiving when I began teaching a little over five years ago.  In my personal time with God every day, I listed in my journal ten things I counted as blessings. A couple years later, I found a baby-blue, soft leather… Continue Reading “In Everything Give Thanks”