Category Archives for Reflections

The Art of the (Im)Possible

(Photo courtesy of Pixabay)What is The Possible?Hoo boy, heavy one. I suppose everybody’s gotta think about something heavy sometime. Me, I think I’ll have another coffee.Start over.What is Possible?Bumped into an old Welsh friend a year ago, and we got chatting about the current state of British politics. Politics is the Art of The Possible, he told […]

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Reflections of a returned Canuck

(Photo courtesy of Pixabay)We’d heard that it’s harder to go back to the country you left than it was to leave it in the first place.Diplomats, world travellers, missionaries, all said that when you leave home, and live abroad for as little as two years, the return is more painful than the departure.Now that we’ve […]

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Living in my head and in your shoes

(Photo courtesy of Pixabay)Seems I’ve always been a late bloomer.Not intellectually. My grades through school were always decent enough. Never top of the class, but never far from top either. Bright enough that I seemed to exude that brainy, bookish, geeky look that said Uh-oh, another guy who just thinks all the time.But in most other respects, […]

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