Category Archives: Life Thoughts

Inner Vision – a ‘game’ about suicide prevention

I know I haven’t written in a while, but I thought this was important enough to post here on my blog.  Sunil Rao has created a game called Inner Vision where the player must try to convince those contemplating suicide … Continue reading

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SEEING WITH NEW EYES – Claiming Our Faith In Times of Transition

Recently, I attended a parish mission at St. Anne’s Church in Peterborough, Ontario (Jan 27-29th, 2013) and I thought I would post my notes online for the benefit of others.

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Depression and Games

I thought this was a good article from Rock Paper Shotgun talking about depression and gaming. I don’t have too much to say on this subject, except that depression is a serious illness and should not be trifled with.  We … Continue reading

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Give the moustache some love (and the man wearing it)

Today I want to talk about something that has been bugging me lately.

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In My Life

The Beatles always cheer me up when I’m feeling down.  I’ve always said this, and I’ll say it again: “The Beatles were the best thing to happen to the 20th Century.” 

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Do the Turtle Flap!

I really like this little guy!  Time to plug the Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre, they do great work caring for and rehabilitating injured turtles.

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And we’re off!!!

Okay.  So I now have my first two donations in the bag – one from my friend Marian Mocanu, and one from my Mom.  I now have a total of $45.  Thank-you very much!

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Happy Halloween!!

The day is finally here!  Halloween is one of my favourite holidays, second only to Christmas.

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Andrew’s Halloween Poem – 1985

Here’s a little poem that I wrote for Halloween 1985.  Thanks for digging this up Mom, I forgot about it!

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C’est l’Halloween!

            This is a French Halloween song that I remember from Grade School.  I don’t pretend to know French, but this one stuck with me for some reason.  Lyrics by Matt Maxwell.

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