Chop Suey Nation

Our local library here responded to recent events by curating and promoting a list of books by Asian authors. One of which stood out to me because it was about an author’s quest and journey to visit “Chinese” restaurants in small towns across Canada, so […]

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4 weeks recap

Wow. Having just returned from the Western Caribbean/Florida and trying to write a recap, I come across this post sitting in my draft. It looks like I wrote down some notes, but never finished it, and I’m not sure if I ever will, so let’s expand on […]

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Returning Home x2

We’ve been back for about an equal amount of time that we’ve been away so this post is overdue! Returning (to my childhood) home I hadn’t been back for an extended period for a decade so I was looking forward to spending time with friends […]

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Age and Nostalgia

My grandfather recently celebrated his 90th birthday. I can’t imagine being around for so long and living so independently like they are still. So much must have changed in nine decades: he would have lived through the effects of a World War with the Japanese […]

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