Monthly Archives: July 2012

MAGNIFICENT LIVES BEING LIVED

Sunday, 16 January 2011 I have long been fascinated by the wonderfully diverse and complex lives of the people I have encountered through the course of my pilgrimage of grace. I love to reflect on these lives still being lived, … Continue reading

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PEDANTS

An ode of English plurals To all you lovers of language We’ll begin with a box, and the plural is boxes, But the plural of ox becomes oxen, not oxes. One fowl is a goose, but two are called geese, … Continue reading

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: HOW MANY OF US TOY WITH ATHEISISM AND HOW MANY. OF US HAVE EMRBACED IT?

Sunday, 28 November 2010 History helps us understand why we are who we are, and ours is a melange of the compliant and authoritarian nineteen fifties, with just a touch of the total social blow  out of the late sixties. … Continue reading

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THE ART AND THE SCIENCE OF MEDICINE

  Wednesday, 24 November 2010 We are at a wonderful time in our lives, a time to look back and be grateful that we were born, raised  and grew to maturity when  and where we did.  We have seen neither … Continue reading

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Gandhi

Gandhi’s Seven Deadly Sins Mohandas Gandhi  considered these traits to be the most spiritually perilous to humanity. Wealth without Work Pleasure without Conscience Science without Humanity Knowledge without Character Politics without Principle Commerce without Morality Worship without Sacrifice

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NEVER DETERRED

Sunday, 31 October 2010 I sometimes think I will seek a job with “People Magazine’ or ‘The National Enquirer’, or perhaps we can resurrect ‘The Sunday Herald”, so  here I go again. When we were young the President of Memorial … Continue reading

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AGE

Sunday, 10 June 2012 I used to be tolerably athletic. In Grade 8, Bob McKenzie promoted me to the Junior Intercollegiate hockey team. I just made it whereas  Stan starred, but I was so happy at least to be there. … Continue reading

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