Journey’s End #KaramazovReadalong

“Love is such a priceless treasure that you can buy the whole world with it, and redeem not only your own but other people’s sins. Go, and do not be afraid.”  Fyodor Dostoyevsky, The Brothers Karamazov Ninety-Six days, ninety-six chapters and one birthday celebration.  I have gone back to Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus, whereContinue reading “Journey’s End #KaramazovReadalong”

Finding the Ocean

“Water seeks its own level. Look at them. The Tigris, the Euphrates, the Mississippi, the Amazon, the Yangtze. The world’s great rivers. And every one of them finds its way to the ocean.”  Alison McGhee, All Rivers Flow To The Sea   I found my way to the ocean, just as Vikings did many centuries ago. Continue reading “Finding the Ocean”

Going on an Adventure

“I am looking for someone to share in an adventure that I am arranging, and it’s very difficult to find anyone. I should think so – in these parts!  We are plain, quiet folk and have no use for adventures. Nasty disturbing uncomfortable things!  Make you late for dinner.” J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit There are manyContinue reading “Going on an Adventure”