Norm Macdonald, meet Joe Donovan

Saturday Night Live, not its original name, launched like a thunderbolt in 1975, at least to the younger generation. Attending Hampshire College in western...

Meditating with Eddie Murphy

If you think for a moment, there is a connection between meditation and comedy. First of all, they both require practice and a light...

The animals will know

Paddling up the meandering tidal river near Parrsboro, NS on the Bay of Fundy, I saw eagles sitting in trees, flying overhead. The immatures,...

The village is burning

Rising temperatures, extreme weather, wildfires, drying aquifers. The West Coast of North America is putting on a show. This year, Nova Scotia, where I live,...

Addicted to reading? Help is on the way

Reading used to be print. Now it’s print and digital. Either way, there are downsides. It entails a lot of sitting – bad for...

The universe next door

If you know people who are successful over the long haul, you realize they have their own style. At least most of them. They...

Carpe diem – but keep the future in mind

Just because it’s grey and rainy doesn’t mean its not a great afternoon for a paddle and a swim. Stop in to play Paw...

Where the whales live

Humpback whales are huge mammals that live in the oceans of the world, coming to the surface only to breathe. Like humans, they are...

Life of Brian

Some people live life so large that no matter how well you know them, you realize this is only a fraction of who they...

Out of the shadows: PTSD and me

After World War II, when the troops – the lucky ones -- returned home, they settled in as quickly as they could to their...

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