Personal: it’s so cold, it feels like the wind slapped my face.

Short post today. It's so cold out there today. Like, it physically hurts my chest and face to even step outside. It was -27C this morning with a severe wind chill. As a kid growing up in Alberta, I'm not akin to cold weather. I remember some winter nights - we'd watch as the temperature … Continue reading Personal: it’s so cold, it feels like the wind slapped my face.

Deep thoughts, what is essence? What does essence mean?

It's 5:37 in the morning. No, I'm not up early. It's my old friend that has come to visit me. The darkness that makes for long winter nights. Something that I dread. And something that I've battled with since I was a teen. Hello, insomnia. My old friend. I wish I could say it's nice … Continue reading Deep thoughts, what is essence? What does essence mean?