Tag Archives: Risk

Sharks are the least of your worries, Mom

Before Deb and I left (alone!) for our vacation in New Brunswick, my mother sent an email warning that sharks now frequent the Bay of Fundy, our destination, including great white sharks, even in shallow water. Also, there are seahorses … Continue reading

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Comedy for cowards

Humour is a persona. No surprise there. Modern times are full of comics who were miserable people, to the point of killing themselves. Humour becomes an outlet for these sad, sometimes socially awkward people to express themselves, in often painfully … Continue reading

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You had me at “psychopath”

My friend leaned over the back of the church pew and asked me, “Why don’t you do this?” “I used to,” I said. “I don’t know. It just doesn’t speak to me anymore.” We were sitting at the front of … Continue reading

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The Longest Day

There are certain hallucinogens (or so I’m told) that cause one to lose all sense of time. Hours feel like minutes. You can become immersed in something so entirely mundane that a whole day can go by without you realizing … Continue reading

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