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Fairy tales teach us wisely.

“Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.”  Caroline by Neil Gaiman  Fairy tales teach us wisely that-- life is a magical journey down a mysterious winding road. Along the road we are challenged many times, but if we… Continue reading Fairy tales teach us wisely.

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Remembering December 6.

Today is December 6th and every year on this day I like to take a moment to reflect and remember what happened on this day 24 years ago. On December 6 we commemorate the anniversary of the Montreal Massacre, at L'École Polytechnique de Montréal. On that terrible day December 6 1989 14 innocent young women… Continue reading Remembering December 6.

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something about a secret.

When I was a kid- my grade eight math teacher told our class about a mail-order scam where-- someone would put an ad in the classifieds-- offering an ancient secret. All you had to do was send nine dollars to a box number-- and the secret of unlimited wealth would be yours. A few weeks later, a… Continue reading something about a secret.