Monthly Archives: December 2009

Last Night In Twisted River

Wow that was good. Now I have to return it to the library. I’ve been a big John Irving fan since I read The World According to Garp many years ago. As a matter of fact there has only been … Continue reading

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This will be my first diary entry. Just some ramblings with little or no editing. We’ll see how it goes. Years ago I thought little of taking on large tasks around the house. I haven’t done much of that lately … Continue reading

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Toronto Public Library

I didn’t use the Toronto Public Library System much before I retired but I do now. I almost exclusively access the catalogues via the internet to see what is available and to place holds. I seldom browse the stacks in … Continue reading

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It’s moving day.

Welcome to my blog’s new home. Please excuse the mess as I get settled. I imagine there will be a fair bit of confusion while I try on different templates and customize them to see what works for me.

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Within days of retiring in November 2006 I learned of a group of seniors who go for a 4 hour walk every Wednesday. Very little of the 4 hours is spent on city streets. I am not going to supply … Continue reading

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And away we go . . .

Three years ago I was presented with the chance to take early retirement. I accepted the opportunity and I’m glad I did. The idea for this blog came to me almost immediately but I’ve been procrastinating. Today I took the … Continue reading

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