Category Archives: Tuesday’s Dust

Reflections on 17 Years Since 9-11

This past week was the seventeenth anniversary of the 9-11 attacks on New York City and Washington DC. Like most Canadians, I didn’t really make much of a deal out of it – it was an ordinary Tuesday this year. … Continue reading

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First Day of School

First Day of School copyright 2017 First day of school – Only one more child left, Entering tenth grade, Not exactly one for posing for photos. She humours her mother, Standing on the front step, Refusing to hold a sign, … Continue reading

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Reminiscing Over Tea & Cocoa

copyright 2014 Christmas dinner had become remarkably less busy than it had been for Antonia in the days when she had five children at home. Now, with her youngest married and twenty-four years old, Christmas dinner consisted of simply five … Continue reading

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Christmas Stockings

Mandie was not sure what or who inspired her to put up a tree this year.  She had been adamant that she would not bother with the hassle of hauling it out of the storage closet, putting the pieces together, … Continue reading

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