People

St. John the Baptist, Quebec’ National Celebration 

A little bit of history... Canada was founded by two different people: the French and the English. The French occupied the territory known today as Quebec and the English slowly occupied the rest of the country. The colonization started in 1634 and Canada, as we know it, was born in 1867. Throughout the colonization, the… Continue reading St. John the Baptist, Quebec’ National Celebration 

Musings, Observation, People

Father’s Day

Today is Father's Day... And I have had no one to wish it to for close to 20 years. I am wondering if men today know the meaning of fatherhood. What kind of examples do the youth have? They see their parents struggling to give them a comfortable living... at the expense of quality living.… Continue reading Father’s Day

Freedom, People

Awareness and Expansion

Once stretched, the mind never goes back to its previous state. And so does awareness. Once you are aware of something, you keep seeing it, in you, in others, and in unrelated situations. You start seeing your life in a different shade and suddenly everything looks different while driving home that new thing you are aware… Continue reading Awareness and Expansion

People

Friendship

How far would you go in the name of friendship? Fiction tells us that friends stand by one another, they support one another, they put their friends first, they take a beating for them so they be spared. How often have your friends sacrificed themselves for you?  Do you have that type of friends?  My guess… Continue reading Friendship

Daily grievance and fun, People

Down Memory Lane

A trip down memory lane is sometimes a very useful exercise. Living in the past is not a way to live but revisiting it with a fresh eye and with more objectivity just might provide invaluable insight. If you have done well for yourself, you can look at your past without being thrown back into… Continue reading Down Memory Lane

Musings, People

Pretense

How difficult is it to be true, to be honest, to be genuine? At one point or another, we all take on roles, behave according to what is expected of us, hide from the truth because we think we cannot handle it. We might think lies and pretense can protect, but they don't.  The truth… Continue reading Pretense