Hope’s Journey

“What are you working on these days?” asked my friend Andrea. “Oh, this thing on happiness.” (I suck at the elevator pitch. Plus, I’m a bit┬ásuperstitious about over-sharing a work-in-progress – as if you can squander your excitement for a project by communicating it verbally to someone, and then when you sit down at the┬ápage,…

Searching for happiness is a con.

I talked to an addictions therapist who is also a clown and a yogi, a fitness instructor and a cancer survivor to find out the secret to happiness. Did not get any of the answers I was expecting. Wrote a long feature now out in Coast Mountain Culture magazine. But at one point, the editor…

Unexpected Parcels

It’s been such a busy six months that I think I might shoot the Easter Bunny if he comes near me. Not ready for it to be April. No. That murderous head-space was happily arrested when I picked up an unexpected parcel from a faraway friend at the post office, this morning. “When Lis was…