Are you a writer? Nah, I’m practicing…

In honour of Writer’s Wednesday #WW, I thought I would write a bit about writing – well, about my writing. I have been part of a writing workshop now for about 3 ½ years now – Diving Deeper Writer’s Workshop with Sandra Jensen. I have found it, and continue to find it incredibly helpful toContinue reading “Are you a writer? Nah, I’m practicing…”

notes from the little red box

I’m concerned about justice. I’m concerned about brotherhood. I’m concerned about truth. And when one is concerned about these, he can never advocate violence. For through violence you may murder a murderer but you can’t murder murder. Through violence you may murder a liar but you can’t establish truth. Through violence you may murder aContinue reading “notes from the little red box”

making a song out of ordinary things

am home from work this afternoon early, because my daughter has the flu. It’s been a busy week, because the virus has made its way first through my oldest daughter, then has started with me, and now my youngest. Despite feeling under the weather, my little one, who is currently laying on the sofa near by,Continue reading “making a song out of ordinary things”

what if the hokey pokey IS what it’s all about?

There are different versions of this children’s song. I have vivid memories as a very young child, trying to do the actions of this song with my friends at school. I never understood at that time what a hokey or a pokey was but I thought it was great fun to jump in and outContinue reading “what if the hokey pokey IS what it’s all about?”

twiction 43 – breaking rules

‘I told you never, ever bring it up again’ he said,slamming his hand on the table. Jack watched his brother. The truth hung in between them. ‘I swear, I don’t want to hear another word about it from you.’ Danny shouted. Jack walked started to walk away. “Brothers stick together”Jack did not turn around whenContinue reading “twiction 43 – breaking rules”