Monthly Archives: September 2011

Smart Alex

It was the Monday to beat all Mondays. Missy’s cold had developed a cough that sounded suspiciously like bronchitis. A basement pipe had sprung a slow leak, leaving a mess to be mopped up by the time the drip was … Continue reading

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Unexpected Journey

If I had blinked, I might have missed it. Heather was on the phone. That meant my eyes were on our not-quite-one-year-old niece Riley, our regular Monday lodger, to make sure she didn’t crawl out of the living room at … Continue reading

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Game Face

Lexi Peters is a 14-year-old who really has her head in the game. The video game, that is. Peters’ face is now the default model for female hockey players in the new NHL video game by EA Games. It’s the … Continue reading

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Just the Right Thing

A lot of churches like to say they’re built on the rock. But the Christchurch Cathedral may be going down the tubes instead. The last time most of us on this side of the water saw the New Zealand cathedral, … Continue reading

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