Dedicated

  Having a Spotify subscription is sort of like getting a treasure map of music gold. And so it was that I rediscovered the remarkable vocal trio Wilson Phillips and their 2012 album “Dedicated.” It’s over 25 years now that Sarah was starting high school and we were taking March Breaks in Arizona. Back then ...

Impulse Purchase?

    I read an article today about how Costco Canada was getting lots of sales through impulse purchases – like an instant massager – no, NOTĀ instant messenger, instant massager. That seemed rather weird to me. I mean, who wants to look for serendipity in a place where random shoppers conspireĀ to block the aisles and ...

Nostalgia

    I’ve been taking film and digital photos for close to 50 years now. I got started with a relatively primitive Yashica 35 mm rangefinder back in 1970. For about 15 years I concentrated my photography on slide film – which meant I needed a screen and projector to view my handiwork. I later ...