Judging by our most recent string of obituaries, our blog is in danger of succumbing to one of COVID-19’s most devastating side-effects: social distancing. Yes, unless we can find a remedy, I fear we may lose readers to more uplifting Websites like theuselessweb.com.
Instructor (1996-2007) and Chair of Accounting and Computer Education (2007-2013) in the School of Business and Fine Arts. HG member and blog admin/editor since 2013.
“Loneliness does not come from having no people around you, but from being unable to communicate the things that seem important to you.”— C.G. Jung No, I am neither a COVID-19 denier or fake news evangelist. But my favourite public broadcaster has helped me recognize that “social distancing” is […]
Those of us who know no other social media than the HG blog may have missed the rise of Twitter’s poet laureate, Brian Bilston. (Twitter is that social networking service on which users, such as Donald Trump, post messages known as “tweets”.) I did have a Twitter account once. […]
OK, let’s get in the mood. Why October 21? Unless called sooner (and at least 36 days after the last election), a federal election must be held on the 3rd Monday of October in the 4th calendar year following the previous federal election. Our last election was on […]
Almost exactly one year ago, good friend and fellow HG member Wayne Ferguson and a mutual friend asked if I’d be interested in a 2019 summer cycling trip. What if we met up in Calgary (I live in Vancouver) and did the Rockies? Say, 1,200 kilometres or so? […]