The Coronavirus Pandemic has been a big lens on what’s working and not working, at the micro and macro level and everything in between.
Does that pay anything? If you’ve ever created anything: a painting, a birdhouse, a soapstone sculpture, you eventually get asked, “Where are you going with this? Is there money in that?” This is where creativity hits conventional logic. The fit is tricky. A lot of time and energy and money are poured […]
But in the mid-seventies, in a small Quebec town, speaking English was akin to being from Mars. Kids in my class would run to get older siblings and, pointing at me, would declare that I was going to…
Short story snafus The Grandmothers Mary was an entry I wrote for a short story contest, non-fiction category. In Ego-Wants and Soul-Needs, I spoke about a few bad choices I’ve made based on my ego’s advice (there are more but I’m not writing an encyclopaedia). One was entering a short […]
But don’t women still do this? Has it really changed? Women put their lives on hold, shelve their dreams, their education, career opportunities, keeping themselves available for The Guy, The Relationship.