Monthly Archives: December 2010

Post Christmas Blues


As a non believer of Christmas, I would rather skip the whole experience if given a choice. The negatives outweigh the positives in my view. Lately I have noticed a change in my perceptions and I like it a bit … Continue reading

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pre Christmas havoc


The news media have now for days on end shown how the air traffic across the Atlantic has become a bottleneck situation especialy through the British, Dutch and German airports, and Toronto. Nothing new for Toronto. I have been stuck … Continue reading

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Live for today


A very generous friend suddenly had a disastrous turn of events in her life. Her husband, in his fifties, caught a flue like bug and felt ill for a few days. After a week he was not getting any better and … Continue reading

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An unwanted publication


The local newspaper printed a letter to the editor of a disgruntled client of mine. The news traveled fast; an early morning phone call alerted me to the letter. It contained a long tirade of how she was mistreated and … Continue reading

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An Accident Part 4


AN ACCIDENT Continued from yesterday. Darren had collapsed in the street. Luke ran. The customers–in fact Luke’s employers–took off in their Corvette. A Good Samaritan called 911. Darren was taken to hospital by ambulance, were he woke up from a … Continue reading

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An Accident part 3


​ Continued from yesterday. AN ACCIDENT Continued from yesterday.   At the group home, they continued where they left off. “ You know, I did some jobs for some biker guys, nothing serious, but they paid me in crack cocaine. … Continue reading

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An Accident part 2


AN ACCIDENT       Continued from yesterday.   Two months since his transport and now a visitor? Who the hell could be visiting him at YDC? Luke entered the large, rectangular room furnished with steel tables and chairs that … Continue reading

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Website up


My website linked to the blog is up and can be viewed http://www.babyboomerwrites.com. The purpose is to create an opportunity to test my novella that is in the pipes and invite interested individuals to start reading a bit about what … Continue reading

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Short story in 4 parts :An Accident


AN ACCIDENT   “Just my luck, a guy for a caseworker,’’ said Luke when the thin man in Wal-Mart jeans and a scraggly beard entered the interview room, let in by the watch commander, and offered him his hand. Luke … Continue reading

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Christmas


This is my response to the email I received the previous day. I will have to respond to your message and object. The term political correctness is a term invented by ultra right wing factions to discredit a diversity-respecting approach … Continue reading

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