Category Archives: on my mind

Trade Anxiety for Art

I have, for most of my life, suffered from some pretty bad anxiety and panic attacks. The doctors believe that it’s the result of some childhood trauma, some crap that happened when I was a kid that I just can’t … Continue reading

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It’s Still Summer Here

Well it’s September, yesterday was the first day of school and I have to say that this is the most summery September I can remember. For both yesterday and today, we’ve been under a heat warning, with the humidex hovering at … Continue reading

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Confessions

I remember as a child, watching my Dad paint and thinking that had to be the most marvelous thing in the world, to have that kind of talent, to create something from a vision in your head for others to … Continue reading

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Save Silvercreek School

When my son was younger he went to Silvercreek School, a preschool that is at this time being considered by the Toronto District School Board for closing, so that they can sell the property. The school board does not own … Continue reading

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In Defense of Selfies

‘This younger generation is so self obsessed, want proof of it, just look at how many selfies they take.’ I’ve heard this statement or similar ones hundreds of times, but I ask you is it really self obsessed? Do they … Continue reading

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The Force Awakens is Ruining my Marriage

To start, I feel compelled to explain that I love Star Wars. I am a huge Star Wars fan, well of the Original Trilogy anyway. The Hope Awakens, The Empire Strikes Back and the Return of the Jedi. I was … Continue reading

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April??

So this is the first Monday of April in Toronto. Everyone is acting like it’s Snowmageddonpalooza of 2016. It’s an inch of snow. Sure the city geared down it’s snow removal service as of March 31st, and people on the … Continue reading

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