"As you remove toxic people from your life, you free up space and emotional energy for positive, healthy relationships" - John Mark Green I thought I was done and was packing up the keyboard. I was just going to shut the site down, rearrange my life and keep my opinions to myself. I was feeling … Continue reading I’m Coming Back…
“The food you eat can be either the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison.” - Ann Wigmore Shortly after having published Part 2 of this series I did receive a very apologetic note from Island Health suggesting I contact the Patient Care Quality Office. I did respond highlighting … Continue reading The Decomposition of Healthcare – Part 3
Today is Canada's Thanksgiving which is a little different from the American equivalent, still six weeks away. It's a time for families to get together, enjoy each others company for maybe that one time a year, stuff themselves with turkey and other good foods while giving thanks for various aspects of their lives. One big … Continue reading The Decomposition of Healthcare…
"Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them" - George Eliot The passing of Kenny Baker caught my attention this weekend and created a tsunami of thought. Although I remember many of Kenny's movies I also remember him as a voice that spoke for disability rights and acceptance. He may have … Continue reading Let It Come
"With Rights comes Responsibilities" Two stories grabbed my attention this week that I really need to speak out on. The first was that unfortunate event in that Quebec restaurant. Did the police go to far in arresting the server? Initially I would have said yes until after watching some Facebook chatter. I was also hearing … Continue reading Shared Responsibility
I can't believe we are almost two weeks into 2016 already. I am becoming increasingly convinced in that old belief that time does speed up as you get older. However it isn't my intention to provide a lay-persons perspective of Einstein's theories on the speed of time so I will get on with my purpose of … Continue reading 2016 Re-emergence of Common Sense?
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for my blog. I am hoping to finish at least one more substantive article before the year ends. My writing, of late, has been very neglected and I have to change that. In closing the year it appears I may have my own hour long … Continue reading 2015 in review