Author Archives: Dee C Burns

Some things can never be completely healed with time

45 years ago yesterday, October 17, 2016, the person who was more a brother to me than a friend, lost his life at the tender age of 18. He’d just graduated only 4 months prior, and had a lifetime of … Continue reading

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If you look hard enough, you can find bad intentions in anything

Why do people find bad intentions where none are intended? Examples – Manus-hole covers are the covers you see over holes in the street which lead underground and give access for city workers. Over time, the term “Manus-hole” has been … Continue reading

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COMMUNICATION

If we were to go back in time, it wouldn’t be surprising that it cost over $75 when Mr. Bell placed his first international phone call. Prior to the telephone, of course, there was the telegraph, Morse Code and what … Continue reading

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Kathleen Wynne

First, I cannot understand how someone who has made it so far in life as to have won a majority as Premiere of Ontario can be so fiscally irresponsible. For her to have given the school board millions of dollars … Continue reading

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Truth

TRUTH Is telling the truth negative? I don’t mean if a good friend asks if you like her drawing and it looks like the work of a four year old. I mean my view of life. To me, it’s cruel. … Continue reading

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Government & Church sanctioned murder

After seeing the news this afternoon, I was horrified by the murders of 50 people and the wounding of more than 50 others. My heart goes out to those who are gone, to their loved ones and to those who … Continue reading

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Isn’t this prejudice?

On December 12, 2014, a man blew through a stop sign, and as I didn’t have one and was about to continue past the side street, I could not stop. I collided with the left rear fender of his truck, … Continue reading

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Why is this so difficult…and expensive?

Last week, a lovely lady who is my neighbour knocked at my door, and when I answered, she was visibly upset. A couple of years ago, she lost her dog Blu, and now she’s had to put her other dog … Continue reading

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Another day, another diet

I just read the updated FB page of one of my cousins, as she feels wonderful having just completed her first week of yet another diet. I know exactly what she’s going through as my first diet was when I … Continue reading

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Planned Obsolescence

This is a rather recent term used to describe why your appliances no longer boast of lasting for many years. When I was a kid, all the appliance manufacturers bragged that their machines, whether for dishes, clothes both washing and … Continue reading

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