Category Archives: family

A Classic Example “Of Passing the Buck”

 This is my letter to Robert Henderson! I’m a 78 year old veteran and senior citizen living on a fixed income. I have type 2 diabetes and require foot care every seven weeks. This is carried out by Ms Stephanie St-Onge. … Continue reading

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The Decaying Legions

Have you ever considered the first impressions when entering one of our Royal Canadian legion branches? At the entrance we are often greeted with an overwhelming odor of cigarette smoke and a walkway littered with butts. Once through the doors we have … Continue reading

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Who To Choose???

Kevin O’Leary was on the island yesterday and interviewed on compass last evening. I have to agree much of what he said made sense. Don’t panic! I’m not about to vote for him. Nevertheless, he did make me think, especially … Continue reading

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A little Sunday Humour

Butch the Rooster Sarah was in the fertilised egg business.    She had several hundred young pullets and ten roosters to fertilise the eggs.  She kept records and any rooster not performing went into the soup pot and was replaced. This took … Continue reading

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Health Care on PEI

I was already planning to write this blog before reading this mornings paper. However, the front page article on the closing of hospital beds during the March break fits well with my topic. Regarding closing beds, well it might sound … Continue reading

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Happy Saint Patricks Day

A Touch of Blarney (A True Story) My story is what is called in Ireland  a long short story, its a bit long for a short story, but its Irish and an Irish mile is about three miles long!!! Enjoy my … Continue reading

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Leaving for HMS Ganges. 62 years ago

Today 14th March 2017.  My journey to join the Royal Navy began on this day 62 years ago but it still feels like yesterday. Chapter One    Lily & Me. Tuesday morning the 14th of March 1955, the last day of … Continue reading

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Honour Among Thieves????

Honour among thieves? I’ll leave that question for the fans of Al Capone! Honourable is a word I rarely hear used these days. Indeed the only place is seems to be used with any frequency in the Legislative assembly. Members … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Yoda

Its our big boys birthday is today, well actually he was born on the 29th Feb but that’s okay we will celebrate today. He was such a cutie when little, just like a teddy bear alas that was nine years ago. … Continue reading

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My Latest Book

  Chapter XXI Armageddon. My latest work and first one of fiction. Back cover Bio Adam opens the Holy Bible to the book of Revelations chapter 21. The year is 4013. You might ask how he came to end up … Continue reading

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