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October 2007

  • Exit poll

    We were driving with Jasper and Simon, not sure where, when Jasper suddenly piped up, “Mom, Dad, are you voting for Dalton McGuinty?” Jasper’s seven. He can read. And there are signs all over…

  • Soft onions stuffed in the cavity

    I’m really proud of my headstands. I’m damn good at them. I also enjoy fire – just about anywhere. I used to set the backyard ablaze in PEI, back when all the neighbours had…

  • New frontiers

    I tried to take some time off today. But the chair at the Wild Oat was stiff and my latte sour and, well, it was too hot for October 5. I’m no fan of…

  • I’ve never inhaled

    A friend called this week. She said, “Is that a new kid in the background?” We hadn’t spoken for about 5 years. Yet we picked up where we’d left off. We laughed and talked…

  • Claire

    The nice thing about writing here, now, is that this site has been dead for months, so I can pretty well say what I want without consequence (or being read). I have a thing…

  • Hi there

    Oh, how I want to write My, how I’ve got lots to tell Oh no, I don’t know where to start…