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Snaphot

Growth & Wellness/Snaphot

Snapshot: A bit of hard-won honesty.

People see me I’m sure in many different ways – happy, funny, loving, dedicated, etcetera. What I neglect to show is my depression. “Really?! YOU’RE depressed?” some might say. And I would reply unequivocally, “Yes.” I hide it of course behind my “say what’s on my mind” attitude and my coarse black humour. Those who… Keep Reading

Community/Roberts Creek/Snaphot

Snapshot – Dancing

At the All Candidates Meeting the other night for the Roberts Creek representative to the Sunshine Coast Regional District, the five candidates – all fine folk – were asked what was special about Roberts Creek. The answers were pretty much what you might expect – trees, the sense of community, the creativity and so on.… Keep Reading

Environment/Nature/Snaphot

Snapshot: The Trouble With Trees

On Saturday afternoon John and I were just stepping sleepily out the door to go to a bbq. I heard a small crack and thought hmm maybe the squirrels are throwing things down. Before I could remember that that usually happens in the fall, there was a big loud crack and I knew a tree… Keep Reading

Nature/Snaphot/Spirituality

Snapshot: Everyday Miracles

This is my favourite time of year (except for summer maybe, with its swimming and long evenings). A friend wrote to me the other day asking what I thought about miracles. Are there miracles? Have I experienced any? I wrote back about hellebores. Isn’t it a miracle of sorts that when it’s still cold and… Keep Reading

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