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Wet Wind Island
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Wet Wind Island
  Elizabeth and I took Little Hell camping for the first time. Not camping camping, but ‘an awesome friend lent us a trailer’ camping. It was much needed. It rained throughout the three days of our stay at the Zeiner campground and on top of that, the temperature rarely was above...
Published at The Undad
Sekera and Fayne
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Since last summer, the Oilers have struggled to carve out a solid defence core that contained a balance of skill, size and experience. And heading into the draft and free agency, it’s become apparent to everyone that the OIlers will likely be making a move or two to enhance the blue line an...
Published at The SuperFan
à la façon du pays
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à la façon du pays
how many times nice white boys admired all the ways I contorted my heart and body to fit into the shadows   how I dragged my flesh over stone nightly to wash out any sign of my blood coursing with fish coursing with berries coursing with song   how I carried myself like a thin … C...
Published at Urbane Adventurer
May 23rd: Birthing It For the World (the Cribbage Hand Year)
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In this, the day after the occasion of the fulfilment of a cribbage hand of years since my father’s passing i talk at length with some of my kin and realise, it’s more than time to renovate You and Me Against the World though it must be said that has kept us alive. Imagine what we... ...
Published at prairiepomes
Food Notes for May 23, 2016
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Food Notes for May 23, 2016
Are you following the Raptors in the Eastern Conference Finals? They’ve played some great basketball these last two games. Go Raps go! On to this week’s food notes: Are you ready for this year’s first What the Truck?!, taking place May 28-29, 2016 at the Expo Centre? Check the website for the men...
Published at Only Here for the Food
It’s time for a national postal bank in both Canada and the United States
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PHOTOS: The little Post Office in downtown St. Albert, where your blogger lives, which Canada Post is anxious to close as soon as possible. Below: The U.S. Post Office in Fallon, Montana, the Canadian Post Office in Dewberry, Alberta (villageofdewberry.ca), American social activist Ralph Nader, a...
Published at Alberta Politics
Media Monday Edmonton: Update #204
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Media Monday Edmonton: Update #204
Here’s my latest update on local media stuff: There’s still time to register for Journalist Interrupted on Thursday evening! Brian Gorman will moderate a panel featuring Jorge Barrera, Linda Solomon Wood, Kelly Toughill, and Karen Unland. “Whether you are a working journalist, a...
Published at MasterMaq's Blog
sacred on this journey
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that cool Scottish April when I sat bolt upright after falling asleep on the couch   (how many couches have I slept on, now, to stave off the memories?)   I sat bolt upright in that fluorescent lit stone and plaster living room   I sat bolt upright sharp intake of breath like I was...
Published at Urbane Adventurer
Untitled
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I don’t know if I’ll ever get to hold a baby of my own in my arms sleep through the night in restless anticipation, waiting for their arrival fear. trepidation. excitement. bewilderment, exhaustion   there are so many things beyond our human control so many what ifs   but on...
Published at Urbane Adventurer
Day 5 at Podium Conference & Festival
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Published at The Choir Girl

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