The Table

The Table

It's one of the few things I've missed the most from our family home.  Downsizing from a  house to a townhome, my 8' long dining table which acted as a centrepiece for family gatherings, dinner parties, celebrations, homework and yes, even beer pong, no longer fit. This being one of the few pieces of furniture that [...]

Travelling​ Duo

Travelling​ Duo

Who would have guessed, a year after writing "Flying Solo" I would be flying duo? If you had told me, this time last year, I would be boarding a plane to Paris with a special someone, I probably would have called you crazy, or at the least, given you an eye roll.  Our trip was [...]

CLAIR DE LUNE

CLAIR DE LUNE

Clair de Lune, meaning, the light of the moon or moonlight...I've always enjoyed this piece of music, discovering it long ago from a luxury car commercial. Remembering the music and not the car is probably an advertisers worst nightmare.  And yes, I can switch from A$AP Rocky to Debussy, no problem, I am a fan of [...]

48 HOURS

48 HOURS

My ride to the airport arrived at my home in the early morning, it was both strangely familiar and surreal. As he rushed to toss my bags into the trunk, he informed me “I was listening to the news, but I turned on the music just for you” this made me laugh. Our banter picked up where [...]

DIVORCED

DIVORCED

It's official, I'm divorced. Another first, making me a statistic and joining thousands of other unsuccessful marriages. I now have to live with the stigma of "divorce" which in my mind equals failure. That said, I am looking at this with glass is full attitude, feeling proud of 31 years with the same partner. Let's face [...]