Working at a summer camp puts you in touch with nature. There are the usual animals that come with a Continue reading
The recent arrival of my fiftieth year brought along an unexpected complication in the form of an inflamed rotator cuff. Continue reading
I was standing amidst the crowd gathered for the giant,downtown, outdoor flea market this morning when, behind me, I overheard Continue reading
At the drive-thru for the new donut shop in town I asked for my favorite, a vanilla zebra. “The donut,” Continue reading
If you came here for the A-Z challenge I’m sorry, The Menagerie is closed for the season. See you all Continue reading
Don’t ask me! I don’t have a clue what it is either.
I am longing for summer to come. Not because the snow will be gone. Not because the weather will be Continue reading
Sometimes I come across a special like this and feel a little sad that I am single and alone. Then I Continue reading
When the cold is arctic-like, below freezing, benumbing, bitter, chilling, cutting, frigid, frosty and frozen. Glacial, icy, inclement, nippy, numbing, Continue reading
I recently found this old exercise book of mine from grade two. Inside, on the last page, I found this Continue reading
Some night around 4 AM in the morning, when there is no traffic, just after a fresh dumping of snow, before the plows Continue reading
So if March comes in like a lamb… it goes out like a lion? Crap! More shovelling!
To the girl from the prairies that went to England on a school trip in 1980, Maybe I should have Continue reading
A Story where Brad tries to help true love happen! I think I’ll post it tomorrow.
I believe submarine sandwich shops get a boost in sales the first week of every January. Everyone revolved to eat Continue reading