Hidden In A Pocket

Have you ever put on a sweater, coat, or pair of pants that you hadn’t worn in a long time and found a twenty-dollar bill in the pocket? Or have you been thinking of someone you hadn’t seen in ages, and then suddenly, your phone rings and that person is on the line? ******* I… Continue reading Hidden In A Pocket

My Holly Golightly and Audrey Hepburn

Part 1 of 3  (Originally published April 2012) Last night, during a night of deep and peaceful sleep, I suddenly awoke to the most bizarre sight.  I sat upright on my bed and began hugging my pillow in terror. But first, let me give you a little background. Holly Golightly is a Coton de Tulear.  I… Continue reading My Holly Golightly and Audrey Hepburn

Walking and Living on the EDGE

CN Tower Edge Walk (April 2017)

On April 11, 2017, at 2:00 PM, I walked on the edge of the CN Tower EDGE WALK in Toronto, Ontario.  It was almost the scariest thing I’ve ever done in my life!   Almost! I traveled to Toronto to attend the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer – Innovative Approaches to Optimal Cancer Care in Canada conference… Continue reading Walking and Living on the EDGE

The Warwick Hotel, Hookers, & Tattoos

Warwick Hotel (since demolished)

Originally published on February 22, 2012 I have two tattoos, both of which I got as a teenager in the ’60s. The night of my first tattoo was also a night of other weird and memorable ‘firsts.’  However, some historical background information for the evening would be helpful. I was fifteen years old (1965) at… Continue reading The Warwick Hotel, Hookers, & Tattoos