Category Archives: family

Vancouver’s Porridge For Parkinson’s Fundraiser Is On Sunday, November 16

Marg Meikle, the founder of Porridge For Parkinson’s, passed away in December 2013.  Dearly missed, Marg’s legacy lives on, and so does the search for a cure for this neurodegenerative disease. Join her family, friends and community at this year’s … Continue reading

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Let Love In Haiku

take two bliss kisses tender centre surrender mesmerize by heart

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Family Happiness Haiku

happiness travels at the speed of delight from child to parent

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April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

In  2010, the U.S. Senate designated April as Parkinson’s Awareness Month. Since then, Parkinson’s communities around the globe have boosted their year-round PD awareness campaigns every April. Considering approximately 6.3 million people worldwide have this affliction, public education is important. … Continue reading

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Happy 76th Birthday Dad!

The official name on his birth certificate reads Gordon Levy. I call him Dad. Other people call him Gord, Go-Go, Buckwheat Zydeco, Gordoon, Gordy, Zaidy, Zee-Zee, Gordo, Daddy-o, Mr. Got-to-go, Mr. L, Mr. G, Uncle Gordon, husband of Lea, son … Continue reading

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Vancouver’s Porridge For Parkinson’s Fundraiser Is On Sunday, November 17

Get out your spoons! Get out your wallets! The 13th Annual Porridge For Parkinson’s takes place Sunday, November 18th. If you can’t be there in person, you can donate on line.

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#AmWriting — lost in space

I’m working on a new book — another creative non-fiction. I’ll still be blogging, but less frequently.

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Return of the Doggerel & Daughter

Renovating their private room Will be ready very soon Till then, my bed, we snuggle in the dark I count my blessings and the barks

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Somewhere In The Rainbow: Beloved & Sweet Merrick Cohen

Merrick Cohen 1988 – 2013  Beloved & sweet son, brother, grandchild, relative, friend, partner, student, traveler… R.I.P.

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Somewhere In The Rainbow: Two Adored Fathers

(passed away June 18, 2013)  R.I.P. Louis Gurza (my cousin)  R.I.P. David Tal (my friend’s dad)

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