Having just recently moved my family back to Canada after spending ten glorious years in China I have found that things are not as Ii expected them to be. Now don't get me wrong we are all really loving this new home of ours, but after being away for ten years, things have changed.
No longer can I take the short cut through Dutch Village Road to get to Bayers Lake Park, it seems that they have put a building there. Damned if I knew as I U turned around in the middle of the road to…Continue
After spending more then 6 years in Shenzhen where all the seasons seem the same or I guess you could say there are only to seasons, Hot and Not hot. I am now back in Canada where there are four seasons. So using the format of our resident Kindy teacher poet/ air guitarist impossible Rob Rocks, I have written a poem for all you people about a Canadian winter.
It's winter in Canada, Eh1
And the gentle breezes blow,
Seventy miles an hour,
When will our stars learn they are not immortal?
After spending the last 10 years of my life in China I have moved my family home. Getting back was full of ambiguity and happenstance, from not knowing if or when our stuff would arrive to getting false information about the number of bags and the weight we could take, we finally ended our journey at the Halifax International Airport.
Greeting us at the airport was my sister and her family, along with our truck load of bags; after squeezing, pushing…Continue