Twilight versus The Hunger Games

I spent most of my March break cocooned on the couch with a book because I was sick (or snick as it sounded like when I said it). Apparently, there’s a nasty cold floating through the human population. I’ve heard the cough alone can last up to six weeks. I’m hoping that’s for smokers only….

The CSI complex and Paula Gallant’s murder

While I shy away from serious issues as often as I can, it’s impossible to ignore bad things that touch on our lives, if only through the news and my watching of all the CSIs ad nauseam. I was at Acadia University in Wolfville when missing local resident Leslie Ann Conrad was found dead in…

Things I sure can say no to…

Since I did a post on things I can’t say no to earlier this week, I thought I’d offer up a list of things I sure can say no to.  And there are lots of them. liver and onions liver (like onions though) hot weather mathematics outside the scope of a) shopping b) money c)…

The neighbours I never knew

I’ve been debating whether I wanted to express myself through my blog on this particular subject. Out of respect for the families and friends involved, I don’t want to write too many hurtful details. Instead, I want to look at the neighbours I never knew. By all accounts, they were perfectly normal neighbours.   Very normal. …