Start Again

Sometimes we set a goal for ourselves and we don’t quite make it.  Maybe we don’t come anywhere near reaching it.  Do we give up? If it’s a worthy goal, you carry on.  Or start over. Fall down three times and get up four times.  It’s the getting up and retrying or starting over that…

Gearing up for Fringe 2017

The 2107 Hamilton Fringe starts in less than two weeks!  From July 20 to July 29, we will perform my play The Lost Years at the Artword Artbar in Hamilton.  I’m excited and I’m freaking out. I’m excited to have a new play to show an audience.  My last play was three years ago.  Also,…

Tick, Tock…

Last Friday, I stayed after work an extra 45 minutes. I was chatting with my friend, Mike, and the conversation was on a roll. It was one of those conversations that are usually fuelled by alcohol, although this one was not. We talked about life, friends, family, mortality and things we wanted to do “one…

Sucker-punched by Loss

What is the time frame to get over the loss of someone you love? Is there a point where you say it doesn’t hurt anymore? My brother passed away 27 years ago; he was only 22 years old. I often think of the life he missed out living; so many things he never got to…