Tag Archives: Alberta

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 #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 #4: January 22, 2012 – Staggering Statistics about Drunk Driving

Last week’s drunk driving tragedy in my neighbourhood has stayed on my mind this week. Nothing further appeared in the newspaper as a follow-up to the accident, so I don’t even know the name of the man who died. I … Continue reading

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