Category: 40 in 40 years

Day 20: The Melodies of the Heart

The Melodies of the Heart If you’ve been following my posts, you’ll have noted that growing up I wasn’t much of a writer at school.  English was my worst subject.  It probably still would...

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Day 19: Memories of Togetherness

Ah Memories. Each and everyone will voluntarily create memories that will last a life time and also be involved, involuntarily, in the creation of memories both good and bad.   That is the creative genius of...

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Day 17 – Challenges

Day 17 – ChallengesThose who know me, know that the past couple summers have been challenging for me personally as I have had to deal with my parents health issues. First summer my dad...

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Day 15: The Romantic

Day 15: The Romantic Growing up as a kid, my romantic influence was what I saw on the streets of Toronto selling flowers and ice-cream. It was what I heard older men talk about...

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Day 14 – Christmas Gone Wrong!

Day14 – Christmas Gone Wrong!During the month of Christmas in 1979, an eight year old boy of Indian decent, sat in class while his teacher announced that they would be trading Christmas gifts this...

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Day 13 – Riding the Rocket

Day 13 – Riding the Rocket It’s been awhile since I’ve ridden the red-rocket, but I’ve got some fond memories over my years into University.This may seem like a silly thing to do today, but...

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Day 11 – Shoplifting

Day 11 – ShopliftingAh those days as a kid. When money was tight, desires were great and you wanted to fit in. Why do kids steal or anyone for that matter? Well, if I...

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Day 12 – My Dad’s Stories

Day 12 – My Dad’s Stories (Warning might be a bit more “sikh history” then you bargained for.)I don’t know how it was in your home but growing up we would sit down in the...

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