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Ethical Decision Making by Machine
Monday, June 03, 2019      19 comments

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tificial-intelligence I'm fascinated by Ian McEwen's new book Machines Like Me -- the plot centring on th... Read more
Yes, Time for e.e. cummings Once Again!
Sunday, June 02, 2019      22 comments

i thank You God for most this amazing day:for the leaping greenly spirits of trees and a blue true dream of sky;and for everything which is natural which is infinite which is yes (i who have died am alive again today, and this is t... Read more
Intuitive Eating Without Appetite!
Saturday, June 01, 2019      32 comments

I'm almost at the end of my 7 day prescription for antibiotics and the bronchitis is retreating with some lingering chest stuff, the throat and ear infections closer to vanquished: but it's been a tough bout. I've been sicker than I was severa... Read more
Yup: Sick sick sick
Tuesday, May 28, 2019      35 comments

Doctor very kindly squeezed me in for quick appointment yesterday, diagnosed bronchitis and ear infection and throat infection and prescribed antibiotics. No wonder I was feeling so miserable. And: I'm taking a day off work to give th... Read more
Spring Cold
Monday, May 27, 2019      34 comments

I've been well all winter after my flu shot and pneumonia vaxes -- and now I've got a truly horrific cold, which has settled in my chest and is affecting my voice. Very sore throat. Feeling achy, exhausted and weak. Not able to do m... Read more
Survivor's Guilt: Shout Out to JEANKNEE
Sunday, May 26, 2019      27 comments

www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
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al.asp?blog_id=6592922 Our beloved Sparkie Friend JEANKNEE is dealing with a lot: physically and psychically too. Finally, and after much searching and drawin... Read more
Resilience
Saturday, May 25, 2019      29 comments

There's a great long article in my Saturday Globe and Mail newspaper on resilience which I cannot link here, unfortunately. Fostering resilience has been, of course, a hot topic in the self-help world recently. We SHOULD be more resilient... Read more
The Golden Rule -- Gloria Steinem
Friday, May 24, 2019      26 comments

www.youtube.com/watch?v=
AWfhAFZ5yos Yes yes yes: it's important to be kind. And to do unto others as we would have them do unto us. But: says Gloria Steinem, for many women the golden rule might need to be ... Read more
KINDNESS -- SHOUT OUT TO JEANKNEE
Thursday, May 23, 2019      26 comments

www.sparkpeople.com/mypa
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al.asp?blog_id=6592276 JEANKNEE's recent blog introduced me to a writer new to me: Mary Anne Radmacher. JEANKNEE includes a poster picture of this quotation: ... Read more
Recess Walk
Wednesday, May 22, 2019      23 comments

Yesterday's recess walk was gorgeous -- and a bit longer than usual. DH opted to join me, so great conversation too while we checked out the new leaves and spring flowers and birds. Today? Stress in the forecast PLUS rain very likely -- i... Read more
Gorgeous Day Coming Right Up!
Tuesday, May 21, 2019      29 comments

I could smell the hyacinths blooming in the garden as I headed up the driveway to fetch my newspaper even before the sun was up. And now the sky is blue blue blue with golden sunshine pouring down on the green green green grass. May. ... Read more
All At Once!!
Monday, May 20, 2019      32 comments

Finally finally finally we got out yesterday for a wildflower walk in the woods. We generally make multiple visits over several weekends begin... Read more
Dinner in the Dining Room!!
Sunday, May 19, 2019      28 comments

Last evening son and daughter were both here for first family dinner in the freshly painted dining room -- using the "good" china from the restored china cabinet (glass shelves, lighting) and a new very pretty table cloth exactly the buttery sha... Read more
Looong Weekend!
Saturday, May 18, 2019      28 comments

It doesn't seem long ago that we took a four-day Easter weekend -- during which we worked valiantly filling the third dumpster and reorganizing our house. But here we are again, the first "official" summer long weekend of the year in Canad... Read more
How to Be Supportive
Friday, May 17, 2019      26 comments

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