Your privacy is your responsibility

I’ve been watching the news about Facebook and privacy. I think the whole situation is a beautiful example of what’s wrong. To start, let me address the issue with Cambridge Analytica using data for Trump’s campaign. This needs to be investigated, and assuming it’s...

The paradox in choice

I’ve been trying to form my thoughts around a post titled “Are you ready to be free, powerful and at choice.” I was feeling totally stuck and so I did the only thing reasonable. I deleted it.  I was worried about what others might think about my writing. This...

Owning it

Last year I started to write more than ever. Up until that point, I’d typically post something every 2-3 weeks and I was OK with that. Last year I increased the frequency of my writing to twice per week. One a shorter thought each week aimed at anyone who is wanting...

Never play to the gallery

For more than 25 years I have been a member of the Ceremonial Band of the Waterloo Regional Police. I have been playing music since I was in grade 7, and have played various wind and percussion instruments since that time. I’ve noticed a pattern in the years...

Stop fearing … fear

Over the past few years of my journey, I have discovered so much about myself. One of them was my natural tendancy to turn and run away from fear. So you’re probably thinking … “and? who in their right mind wouldn’t?” My answer now is...