“What do you two do for a living?” the young woman asks us. “As little as possible,” my friend says. She and I laugh too long and too loudly. The young woman who posed the question watches on as we misbehave. My inner teenager resists maintaining manners when I’m in a stuffy…
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On the 12 hour ferry ride from Mazatlan to La Paz I lost a filigree pendant that my old roommate gave to me. It was a precious item. She gifted it to me…
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Keep an eye on your lighter. Where did you put your phone charger? Are your keys in his pocket? Are your suits hanging behind his office door?
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Around this time last year I noticed that two of the newsletters I was subscribed to were on Substack. I investigated and decided to give it a rip. I…
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we were caught in the rain. you were worried for your hat and so I stuck it up the skirt of my dress like a lunatic. we were new-ish and broken-ish. we…
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I try not to ask much of my family. But at Christmas I expect them to wear make them wear a tissue paper hat. From a silly Christmas cracker come these…
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Just north of Tisdale on the way to Nipawin there is a property I visit. I found it while running along the 35. (Training for nothing but the enjoyment…
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There will always be bookwork and emails and all the other doldrum tasks. So burn some palo santo in your office to mingle with the fragrance of the…
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