Category Archives: Prince Edward Island

April Fools Day!

Let’s not speak of the pandemic or the serious issues it is causing to millions of people world wide. Let’s instead talk about our own government, struggling to continuing as normal as is possible under these difficult circumstances. Yes folks, … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Day

Sunday was a beautiful day, I sat outside most of the afternoon enjoying the sunshine. The neighbourhood was quiet, just a few crows, and the distant sound of a blue jay. Then the quiet was broken by the sound of … Continue reading

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Snitch line?

I don’t think the idea we should report a neighbour via a phone number is really what islanders are about. We don’t know why a neighbour goes out, or why they need to visits someone. Suppose a neighbour called for … Continue reading

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What to Blog About?

Oh Boy! It’s getting tough to write a daily blog when confined to the house! A few people that know me might say, “hell you never go out anyway” and they would be right. My immune system is seriously compromised … Continue reading

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The Virus Dilemma

We have a scary situation if not terrifying. Hospitals and medical professionals are working at maximum capacity. People are not working or earning, governments both federal and provincial are providing financial aid. Thousand have applied for EI, banks are deferring … Continue reading

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The covid 19 crisis.

I’m staying home during this crisis, but wonder how long it will last? Will the national economy collapse, will people become destitute, me included. Will food and medicines run out, can law and order be maintained? Scary questions, with no … Continue reading

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Liquor stores closing! DUH!!

Sometimes I have to give my head a shake at the things politicians do. How stupid can they be? They announce liquor stores are closing within the next 24 hours. Then they and the health care professionals are surprised and … Continue reading

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Benevolent Irish Society.

I listened to an interview on CBC Radio on Saint Patrick’s day talking to the president of the BIS. The president spoke in glowing terms of their history stretching some 195 years. She spoke of the aid the BIS provided … Continue reading

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Happy Saint Patricks Day

The Blarney Stone – Myth or Legend? The Blarney stone has woven around itself a unique tradition of myth, legend and Romance. It is said that the secret of the holy stone was given to Cormac MacCarthy, King of Munster … Continue reading

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What a Difference a Day Makes!

Approximately one month ago there was an outbreak in an area of China. No worries we are thousands of miles from China. Move ahead a few weeks and we have a couple of cases in British Columbia! No worries that’s … Continue reading

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