Politics And More

Remembrance Day

November 11, 2016

Originally published on 11/10/2009 The Armistice that brought an end to World War I (“the war to end all wars“) went into effect at the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month. […]

LGBTITQQ2S

Early Morning Thoughts 3

July 26, 2013

Yesterday I celebrated my 55th birthday. Actually at about 4:30 yesterday I completed my 55th year here on Earth and started my 56th trip around the Sun. This morning, as I contemplated the next half […]

Designs I Like

Pink Triangle Day 2013

January 10, 2013

Celebrated in Canada [unofficially] since 1980; Pink Triangle Day is dedicated to honouring love in our lives. As Harold writes at PinkTriangleDay.com, “Pink Triangle Day was never intended to be a gay/lesbian copy of Valentine’s […]

LGBTITQQ2S

Nearly Straight

March 23, 2011

Another of my essays for a college-level English class; this one addresses the new image of gay men in mainstream media. You can read it as a pdf file here. It builds on some themes […]

Designs I Like

Pink Triangle Day 2011

January 4, 2011

Give a gift that declares your pride and reminds the world that love is to be honoured and celebrated. Pink Triangle Day is an unofficial Canadian holiday celebrated on February 14th each year. It was […]

Designs I Like

Canada Goose in Flight

March 6, 2010

Well, sort of. The sun is shining and most of the snow has melted; I took my camera downtown to get some fresh air and see who was ‘oot and aboot’. The picture is actually […]