Category Archives: Essay

Philosopher fisher 

Just when a fly fisher thinks he knows it all, our Creator humbles one. I guess that is why it just a sport. Like life in fact, fishing is an endeavour that just when you think you have it all … Continue reading

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Teen boys, porn and Internet , parents beware

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/parenting/porn-is-wreaking-havoc-on-teen-boys-views-of-sex-and-relationships/article29629647/?click=sf_globefb   (Istockphoto) I’ve been saying for some time that our boys and young men are in trouble in spite of our current trend to assist or compensate our young females. Want a better life for our girls? Help our lost … Continue reading

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Exam stress- not the biggest challenge.

http://www.cbc.ca/beta/news/canada/british-columbia/exam-stress-tips-for-parents-1.3530392    My Monday rant:Exam stress is not because teachers are insensitive or conspiratorial . Parents need to teach children accountability. Expectations, chores, whatever. No diploma, certification, personal goal is ever free. Let them see you have crisis and worry … Continue reading

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Evangelicals supporting Trump need Sunday School

Even aethists have struggles with faith. They have at least considered what it means. Devout Christians often struggle. Life on earth is trying and confusing. It tests us.    I struggle with my faith. Finding wisdom is hard work even … Continue reading

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Beware… ‘American Demagogue’ as your neighbour I’m worried

Ok I’m a poli junkie but we all need to stay aware too. As a Canadian, I don’t have any special wisdom on American politics but I can smell a ruse when I sniff one. I care for my neighbours. I … Continue reading

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Super Tuesday mayhem… 

Just a few thought. USA Primaries Tuesday.  Striking how screwed up politics is. In the past, Trump has financially supported Democratic projects and candidates like amnesty. He even has deals with the mob. He won’t disclose his financials either. He … Continue reading

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Pink shirt and other more serious concerns… 

_____________ Bullying and the pink shirt campaign is a valid exercise but I’d be more inclined to support programs that support more serious issues like rape! We all so easily back anti bullying yet seem blind to far more troublesome … Continue reading

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