Eleven years ago, my kidneys shut down. My death was averted through the miracle of organ transplantation. At least that’s how I felt about the disease that killed my mother but which can now be treated with dialysis. I sent my friends long, happy-hysterical, picture-filled word documents in the aftermath of my euphoric battle with death. […]Read more "The Gift"
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Does that which doesn’t kill you really make you stronger? During one of the worst weather days Toronto has ever seen, 1LoveTO suggested that if you found the weather too cruel, you might want to check out the AGO. They quite rightly added #Art and #Inspiration to their tweet, knowing that art can inspire us through tough […]Read more "Cold Enough For You?"
I don’t write about football, athletes or race relations, so bear with me. This story really is about art and theatre, where I’ve spent most of my career. Richard Sherman’s post-game rant with Erin Andrews on Fox Sports last Sunday has caused a stir well beyond the sports world. Twitter’s been electric with charges of […]Read more "Richard Sherman’s Sin"
I’m so far behind with my monthly upload of fresh baked images that I’ve decided to upload some more shots from last week’s ice storm. It was incredible. To see read my thoughts on the storm and for more images, see last week’s post, Ice Storm.Read more "Ice Storm II"