Half Full of Gratitude

Every morning for the last couple of months I’ve picked 5 things to be grateful for. Sometimes they repeat. I mean, the things we’re REALLY grateful for, we’re really grateful for! So why wouldn’t they repeat? Sometimes they’re big. Like being grateful for Deb, my wife.  And Caileigh, Keaton, and Tara, my kids.  Come to…

You’re Going to Love Love Love These Calendar Girls

If you live within 50 kilometers of Dundas, Ontario, you should make every effort you can to go see Dundas Little Theatre’s production of Calendar Girls by Tim Firth. Heck, even if you live 100km away, it would be worth the trip to go see this excellent production. Many people have seen the movie, starring…

Accountability

Last weekend, my wife found an old contract I had made with her almost 25 years ago.  It was signed August 1994.  And in it, I committed to writing one page a day.  That was back when I was writing fiction and short stories.  I chuckled when I saw it.  My contract with Deb was to show…

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,…

Genius Project Update #4

Although I regained a bit of equilibrium at the beginning of April, by the end of the month my schedule was impacted again because I was spending a lot of time looking for work or worrying about lack of work. On the positive side, I did find a job, so that is a concern that…