Author Archives: Carole-Ann
As 2016 ends, I realize I have a lot of work ahead of me. 2017 will be a year of change, a year of action, for me.
This November hubby and I stood with the crowds at the Ottawa, Ontario War Memorial. On the 11th day, at the 11th hour, we fell silent with all gathered, both young and old, letting our thoughts, our memories, and our … Continue reading
Both my parents were born and raised in the suburbs of Montreal. This month, I set off, with my sister in tow, to follow the faded steps of their past, looking for memories that were not my own. We were … Continue reading
I tried to be mindful the other day. I tried to look for silence, I tried to keep myself anchored in the moment, in order that I could appreciate the beauty that was happening in my life. It’s difficult, as … Continue reading
Observations on a motor bike journey
Have you ever wondered exactly how and when a dream begins? At what moment, do we say: I want to be a doctor, a writer, or a hockey player, and really, truly believe in our heart of hearts, that is … Continue reading
…a fun story.
Blood seeps into the ground and I wonder how much more it can take, this world of ours. The men cry, and the women weep, their sorrow dragging the wind down to whip their hearts until they too bleed. Blood … Continue reading