My Novel

Once you’ve done the mental work, there comes a point you have to throw yourself into action and put your heart on the line. – Lakers basketball coach Phil Jackson

Portfolio

Your purpose in life is to find your purpose and give your whole heart and soul to it.  Gautama Buddha

Get to know me

The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life. – Muhammad Ali

  • October 6th, 2014

    this morning i am sitting on a fence, bullet proof coffee, surrounded by wings. birds everywhere. i see them in my sleep, in my head, in trees.  tiny yellow birds telling me to fly. stephen ...

  • September 22nd, 2014

    At this moment, I feel warm sun heating up blood in each one of my cells, a low simmer, a pot of soup.  Italian sausage, Manitoba grown zucchini, quinoa.  This past weekend, ...

  • September 5th, 2014

    i find solace in the ebb and flow of a new school year. little faces, big dreams and the sound of the world's heartbeat in my ears as cars rush ...

  • August 26th, 2014

    the morning the rain has washed away a busy weekend and hopefully a bug that threatened to stop the rest of our vacation.  summer is coming to an end with a ...

  • August 21st, 2014

    somedays i wake naturally, some days my subconscious wakes me. yesterday i thought about love before i opened my eyes. people i love, celebrating milestones, getting clean, growing wise. this weekend my ...

  • August 20th, 2014

    sometimes i feel people passing through me.  like a b.c. peach sitting on my tongue; a sensation of something sweet i once savoured.  today is a day of love and a ...

  • August 4th, 2014

    joyce brothers said, "when you look at your life, the greatest happinesses are family happinesses." i'm staring at a tree looking back at me and in my mind i can see ...

  • June 23rd, 2014

    it's monday and i've stopped. to eat cucumbers and an egg sandwich.  the kind that leaves grease on your chin with each bite.  the kind that belongs in a diner with ...