The Ice Water Mansion of her Soul

July 25, 2020 I was seven years old; the family was at a cottage in the Muskokas, a favorite vacation area about 2 hours north of Toronto.  The family had vacationed in the area for as long as I could remember, sometimes with my father’s childhood friend and his family, other times with my mother’s […]

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Clots of blood

  February 8,  2020  When the Umayyad’s came into the political picture, it was time for furthe Islamic expansion,  in fact, the seat of Islam was moved from Mecca to Damascus, which had been a Byzantine Christian stronghold up until 635 AD. Damascus’ surrender actually set the pattern for all future surrenders/conquests. The Umayyad’s had taken […]

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Full of Confusion

January 18, 2020 We left our last article with me finding Alcoholics Anonymous, and beginning the recovery process. I really had no idea of what I was doing; all I knew for sure was that I had spent the previous 27 years being essentially absolutely miserable. I had thought that I had found a way […]

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