Day 758: Rest in peace, Frank

If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you may remember me mentioning Frank Nelson. A true hero. Frank, from Barrie, Ontario, was diagnosed in 2010 with stage-four colon cancer. Many folks in that situation would either give up entirely, or work on their “bucket list” of things they want to do or experience […]

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Day 307: Tale of two cities

As many of you may know, Toronto’s St. Michael’s Hospital is centrally located in the downtown core. The hospital is a fine one, the surrounding neighbourhood, however, not so fine. In fact, the park next door is a haven for street people and many forlorn souls who live by their wits or the kindness of […]

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