Category Archives: Nova Scotia

My Halifax Ghost Story

I lived in downtown Halifax for a few years and I loved it. I live just outside the downtown core now but when I lived downtown I felt alive. The city is vibrant with art, shopping, music and nightlife against … Continue reading

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8 Reasons I Hate Winter

Well it’s that time of year again.  We’ve said a tumultuous goodbye to our deck weather,  hid away our barbecues and we’ve put away our cute tops and sandals…Oh so many sandals…  Have I mentioned I’m gay? My wife’s and … Continue reading

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The Decline of Customer Service

Is it just me, or are young people getting dumber and dumber?  Now when I refer to young people, I am referring to people from the ages of 17 to 25.  These are the people that often serve you when … Continue reading

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When Children Commit Suicide

Upon hearing about the death of Rehtaeh Parsons in Dartmouth Nova Scotia recently, it made me think; “What kind of world are we living in now that children are actually killing themselves?”  I’ll tell you what kind.  The kind that … Continue reading

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The Crimes of Gail Benoit

I originally published this article on my Blog- The Canine Companion but seeing how as Animal Welfare is a big concern of mine, I really wanted to cross post this article to increase awareness of these people. Please subscribe to … Continue reading

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What is Beauty?

Beauty can mean different things to different people depending on who you ask.  As a creative type, I see beauty everywhere I go.  I see beauty in nature, in art, in music in people and animals daily.  Sometimes I note … Continue reading

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