Remembrance Day

It’s Remembrance Day. I’ve watched the ceremonies and observed my minute of silence, offering prayers of gratitude for past sacrifices and prayers of protection for my son’s best friend currently serving in the Canadian Navy. While I sat, remembering, I pulled from my bookshelf a volume of family letters that have been painstakingly translated from […]

Words to live by

Proust #35 What is your motto? What is your motto? You, not me, what is your motto? Do you have words that you live by? Is there some saying that you repeat to yourself and to others to inspire you, or them, to live a certain way? I have one friend who’s motto is borrowed from […]