Skiing is now over for the month of February and it is time to give a mid-season up-date on the successes to date. Perhaps the very first thing I should mention is that the two guys I ski with are both 82 – yes, you read that correctly. They are in their eighty-third year; in […]

The Epistle of Q — Chapter 145

oh no, not again…but remember, this is not a rant!! First of all: Stay safe, stay sane… what wonderful words in the midst of the greatest sheep-herding exercise in Canadian history. I accidentally was shown a clip of our Prime Minister telling me that this is not the time to fly (as if the airlines […]

The Epistle of Q — Chapter 144

OK…Aren’t you happy? Got into an interesting conversation recently about happiness, at least I think it was. It all started when one of my colleagues, a true Renaissance Man, shared an email he had sent to another group of colleagues after a conversation about the leadership, or lack thereof, being demonstrated by political leaders viz. […]

The Epistle of Q — Chapter 143

Here we are already at the end of the first week in February and the world is still wrapped up in fear about the virus. Some friends won’t ride on ski lifts together, some friends can’t even go to their local ski hills, some friends won’t come for dinner, some friends have not had dinner… […]