Author Archives: Dee C Burns

It isn’t racism if it’s not a religion

There has been a lot of talk lately about Islam, so my husband decided to do some research w/ respect to the life of Mohammad, and the tenets of this so-called religion. So we looked up a chronicle of his … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day – Not so nice for many

Tomorrow is V.D., uh, Valentine’s Day. This makes people think of love, romance, running through the snow, (or meadow if you live somewhere with warmer climates than we in Toronto) chocolates, roses, diamonds, candlelit dinners….Well, let’s take another look at … Continue reading

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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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