Monthly Archives: April 2012

Sunday #18: April 29, 2012 – What Motivates Some People to Push Themselves?

Once again, I am writing this week’s blog rather late in the day. Almost 11 p.m. to be exact. Much as I was two weeks ago, I find myself uninspired on subject matter. I was tempted to write about the … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Election Tools

It’s a bit late in the game, I know, but here are some tools I came across to help me decide how to vote tomorrow. This one, by the Edmonton Journal, features brief summaries of each party’s platform in various … Continue reading

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Sunday #17: April 22, 2012 – Heigh ho! Heigh Ho! It’s off to the polls we go! (But what do we do when we get there?)

So tomorrow Albertans go to the polls. I hope more will go this time than last. In 2008, only 41% of eligible voters cast ballots. I didn’t vote in the last election because I wasn’t living here, so I couldn’t. … Continue reading

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Sunday #16: April 15, 2012 – Lack of Motivation or Writer’s Block?

I am writing this week’s blog rather late in the day. After 9:30 p.m. to be exact. For the first time in sixteen weeks, I have not been inspired to write anything here today. Even now, I wish I could … Continue reading

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Sunday #15: April 8, 2012 – My World as a Shy Girl

I’ll admit it; I’m shy. I use the word “admit” because it implies guilt. I feel guilty that I am shy. Why? Because society makes me feel that being shy is bad, that I should be ashamed of it. Because … Continue reading

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Sunday #14: April 1, 2012 – Brought to You by the Letter “G”

It’s April Fools’ Day today. I won’t go the usual route and write a prank blog. I will however discuss some fools I read about this morning: the geniuses over at Gucci. It seems that these legal minds are suing … Continue reading

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