In the last edition of Your Life is Now, we met Keith Lynch.
Call it a whim, a mid-life crisis or even a crazy idea. One or all of these definitions sums up what Keith Lynch is attempting.
I have many heroes. One of them is my friend Dale Sanders. He’s who I want to be when I grow up, and by grow up I mean when I’m 80 years old.
Meghan Chisholm’s grandfather served in France after the 1944 Invasion of Normandy.
Claire Sargenti is a New York City ballerina and playwright as well as the author of Interludes, a vibrant new play that explores the meaning of life and death.
When Lorna Scott married her high-school sweetheart, she believed they would go off on a honeymoon, raise a couple children, buy a house or two and live into their golden years basking in the memories.
Stories of survival are inspiring. They encourage and motivate us to persevere through trying times. This interview is the first in a two-part series with local authors who have written about surviving very difficult and life-changing experiences. The first author we’ll meet is Elizabeth Dutton-Scott.
Better late than never. In the case of John Babcock, this adage certainly holds true. Due to the death of a loved-one, a world war as well as the demands of work and family, John had to wait 75 years to achieve one of his goals.
Random Acts of Kindness Week runs from Feb. 10 -16. The goal of the event is to “inspire people to practise kindness and pass it on to others.” In other words, RAK Week is about being kind for the sake of being kind.
Dedication and determination are traits I admire. One of the most dedicated and determined people I’ve ever met is my friend Albertine. I lived with her and her family several years ago as part of an exchange trip to Africa.