Category Archives: Public Issues

Reading Naturally

Now that my groups are started February 1, including colourfully-decorated review pages and my participation posts:  I turn towards other bloggers as a guest!  The distinction of my first this 2017 goes to a new discovery and her year creating … Continue reading

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I Heard You, JENNY BEAVAN!

A subject that has prompted me to a post is something I noticed on the Oscar awards show.  I seldom watch.  Sad, dreary films that tend to win are no more what I watch than what I read.  I understand … Continue reading

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Special Historic Occasions

It’s my parents’ anniversary!  I shared a nice conversation with them today, which you can do with three people when you have landline telephones.  There was a lot to joke and chat about in earnest.  Even “Back To The Future … Continue reading

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Is Canada ‘strategizing’ or choosing?

In my previous article, I described the way conservative party leader, Prime Minister Stephen Harper was elected again and again;  not representative of the average Canadian’s preference but as a result of familiarity and complacency.  His was a familiar name during … Continue reading

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Canadians Undecided About Monday?

There has been unbelievable hype over faraway elections of other countries.  We need excitement about the election of our Prime Minister….  NEXT WEEK!  The New Democrat Party (NDPs) and the Green Party discuss in their platforms, available on-line, that our voting process … Continue reading

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A good friend, or a doormat?

I am a sociable, vocal, outgoing, confident person.  Those who know me in writing, across the internet, see that.  There is one exception that might be the same for many of you:  I’m reluctant to broach confrontations!  My fiancé is … Continue reading

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Pray For Forest Fire Evacuees.

Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia, and Northwest Territories have been enduring forest fires for weeks!  We send prayer, healing, and protection to our citizens!  May we never face a fire.  Each time it rains, I give thanks for the blanket of … Continue reading

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2014 had ‘glass full’ people scraping.

What was with 2014 and the period approaching it?  For me, a bad two years exploded into the worst loss for us personally.  I wonder if anyone was elated this year, or noticed a grim quality.  Any year of a death … Continue reading

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Relieved At Thanksgiving, Last Year.

In autumn, so that trees shed each year’s leaves, the wind is strong.  Last year, it caught up a huge sheet of plastic, twirled high into a tree.  It was attached so tightly, it only loosened this week!  That Friday, before Thanksgiving last … Continue reading

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My home and native land.

I’d like a lot more people around the world to know about my country and its celebration.  Our birthday July 1st is  “CANADA DAY“!  This article’s title refers to the first line of our national anthem, originally composed in French.  Like our … Continue reading

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April 15, 1912 Sinking.

The Titanic is the most famous ship, for tragedy.  On its way from England and Ireland to New York, USA:  it struck an iceberg near Newfoundland, Canada.  It sank in 3 hours, in an early month when the north is below … Continue reading

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My Anniversary Here!

Hi!  I’m thrilled you find my articles!  The German in me doesn’t let me do anything half-assed;  never dashing anything off.  I edit and re-edit.  Something else engrained in me, is retention of dates.  I joined WordPress exactly a year ago:  … Continue reading

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