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The world did not leave

Posted on April 14, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL For myriad reasons, many of which may not even be known to me on the day I die, I did not have… Read More »

Monitoring the Heart

Posted on March 19, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL “So, what's new?” asks Ervin, as we settle into our seats at the Val Marie hotel and order won-ton. “Well, I'm going… Read More »

Men Who Love Women

Posted on March 19, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL It turns out we have a whole month to add our stories alongside the popular stories “the men who made this country”.… Read More »

For Openers

Posted on March 19, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL “It was Napoleon who had such a passion for chickens that he kept his chefs working around the clock.” “The most influential… Read More »

Let Us Hold Each Other With Our Stories

Posted on March 15, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL “We tell ourselves stories to keep ourselves alive”, writes essayist and novelist Joan Didion. This appears to be her most-often quoted phrase.… Read More »

No Really, Trust Me

Posted on February 21, 2019

BY MADONNA HAMEL I'm sure this has happened to you: You're reading something online and an annoying ad beneath your article interrupts your flow to… Read More »

Great food, great company and lemons in nozzles

Posted on February 21, 2019

BY MARCUS DAY Let us unite in praise of fabulous food. Let us toast occasional indulgence. After all, the dreamy sensation following a sumptuous meal,… Read More »

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