Monthly Archives: March 2012

Sunday #13: March 25, 2012 – Living Abroad Changed My Life. Let It Change Yours Too.

Monday, August 10th, 1994. The darkened cabin of an airplane. Soaring somewhere over the Pacific. I can’t sleep. So I listen to the droning hum of the airplane engine. My mind murmurs, over and over, “Oh my God. What. Have. … Continue reading

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Sunday #12: March 18, 2012 – Vappous and other things that made me smile

Earlier this week, a startling thought occurred to me. “I haven’t been smiling much lately.” Perhaps the thought shouldn’t have surprised me. Times have been tough. One friend’s son was killed in an accident. Another friend is getting divorced. I … Continue reading

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Sunday #11: March 11, 2012 – Sleep Cravings and Daylight Savings

In many locations today, including here in Edmonton, we have shifted to Daylight Savings Time (DST) with the traditional “spring forward” change of the clock. The theory behind DST, of course, is that adding an extra hour of sunlight to … Continue reading

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Sunday #10: March 4, 2012 – Re-defining friendship

Circumstances in my life lately have made me think about what real friendship is. What does the word “friendship” mean to you? As I get older, I think my definition of friendship is changing. When I was younger, friends were … Continue reading

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