Long Line-ups How many times have you been to a concert or play and, at the intermission, found a long lineup for the women’s washroom and a much shorter one for the men’s? We have all experienced that totally ridiculous segregation. On the other hand, at fairgrounds […]
Snowbird of Paradise
An Albertan who spends winters in California.
I had gone to the festival to see a film about a young offenders’ facility in Iran and an inmate who was deaf. Before the film began, a woman stood at the front of the theatre with a microphone and began talking. Unfortunately, she had not turned on […]
Here are some of the lovely happy people I saw outside the San Jose McEnery Convention Center today. My son was right: people in costume like having their photo taken.
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I have gone most of my life without ever going to a funeral, until about ten years ago. Since then I seem to have been to lots of them. The size and style of the ceremonies vary, but the outcome is always the same. Somebody has to sort […]
The website Maddy At Home, a meeting place for seniors, invited me to write a guest article. I wrote about some examples of everyday ageism, and you can read it here: Ageism-Find Out What It Means To Me Thank you, Maddy at Home, for the invitation. I am […]