What We Want

"What exactly do you want?""What do you want decision makers or the public to do?""What are you trying to accomplish?" When I think of what people from our community want, it is reflected in our actions. We wanted to come together for love and celebration more than for violence and loss, so we created Meet … Continue reading What We Want

The story we choose to tell

Do media channels need to replay constantly scenes of trauma, horror and violence? Many people will shrug their shoulders and say "that's the way it is" but I refuse to accept that. When you are having a conversation with someone and you want to be respectful of them, you will adjust your language so you … Continue reading The story we choose to tell

10 Questions for Andrew Taylor & Communist

This is part of a series of posts I am writing, open to all Winnipeg North candidates in the 2019 federal election #Elxn43 Do you live in the North End? Which neighbourhood and for how long? No, but close. My wife and I live in Sargent Park in Winnipeg. We have lived in the city … Continue reading 10 Questions for Andrew Taylor & Communist

10 Questions for Sai Rajagopal – Green

This is part of a series of posts I am writing, open to all Winnipeg North candidates in the 2019 federal elextion #Elxn43 1. Do you live in the riding? Which neighbourhood and for how long? I don't live in the riding, but I live next to Health Sciences Centre so about 2km away! However, … Continue reading 10 Questions for Sai Rajagopal – Green

10 Questions for Kevin Lamoureux – Liberal

This is part of a series of posts I am writing, open to all Winnipeg North candidates in the 2019 federal elextion #Elxn43 1.┬áDo you live in the riding? Which neighbourhood and for how long? I currently live in the Maples but since leaving the military (1985), I have lived in the following communities Weston, … Continue reading 10 Questions for Kevin Lamoureux – Liberal

Everyday Should Be World Mental Health Day

Today, Thursday October 10, is recognized as #WorldMentalHealthDay. It got me, and I'm sure many of you, thinking why would we isolate such an important and life saving message to one day? There's also Mental Health week and month (in May) but I am of the opinion we should be sharing mental health resources with … Continue reading Everyday Should Be World Mental Health Day