The New Normal Report

Everyone is talking about the "new normal" of living through the COVID-19 pandemic. We know we are facing overwhelming situations and conditions. Millions of Canadians are out of work. People are living isolated from one another (well, at least for the most part). Schools are shut down. All of them! Thousands upon thousands of small … Continue reading The New Normal Report

My Purpose as a Writer

I believe life tastes better when you stir the pot. I write commentary and speak about big change and why it doesn't happen and how it might. Transformation-talk is a dime a dozen, but actually becoming the butterfly -- that's quite another matter, isn't it? Change happens whether we act or not. I prefer acting on … Continue reading My Purpose as a Writer

Affordable Housing is a solution not a problem

The City of Edmonton has launched a new website about the need for more affordable housing located across the city in order to ensure that all citizens have a safe and affordable place to live. When people have to spend too much of their income on housing, they are forced to let other things go. Often they … Continue reading Affordable Housing is a solution not a problem