Author Archives: wwolfvan

The Adapters Movement

In this post I have decided to present a labour of love from the pages of someone very dear to me. This is meant for those who are on board with climate change, or rather what I prefer to call … Continue reading

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My heart goes out to Venezuela Maduro supporters – Another U.S. coup in the making, adding to the already long list

For a list of U.S. direct or supported coups, check out the late William Blum’s “Overthrowing other people’s governments: The Master List” which is missing the last few years interventions. I also stumbled across the following from a news outlet … Continue reading

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Ageism

This blog post came to me as I was reading an article about life for women in their 70s. I am not there yet but I have several acquaintances who have recently turned 70 or are fast approaching it, as … Continue reading

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Reflections on 2018

Hello Folks, Warning: this is going to be a long one. Once again we are at year’s end, just 1 year shy of 2020!! Crazy really since it didn’t feel too long ago it was turning into a new century. … Continue reading

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Firestorm summer 2018 has come and gone

I started to write this post in August but clearly never finished it until now. What a summer it has been here and throughout the world.  Climate change environmental disasters: Forest fires raging in so many parts of the world … Continue reading

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The return of Super Mrs.C5!

Last night as I was lying in bed trying to sleep, I reviewed what I had done during the day having had this feeling of “I accomplished a shitload in the span on 12 hours”.  It was the strangest feeling, … Continue reading

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Reflections of a new sales associate at Appleton Chocolates

I have now been at the AC for over a month. I am certainly feeling comfortable and accustomed to the ebbs and flows of the work week. I have my routine where I am able to get stuff done in … Continue reading

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how news spreads in a small town

I feel I have just had the first experience of how fast small town gossip travels.  I looked up the definition of gossip since I was curious if the explanation of gossip would have a negative implication and it does. … Continue reading

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Living on minimum wage…

I have never had a minimum wage job.  I have been very fortunate that way.  Even when I was working in my mid to late teens I was very fortunate that after my mother had enrolled me in a keypunch/data … Continue reading

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1st impressions of life at a small business in rural Nova Scotia

I have barely been at the new job as Sales Associate at Appleton Chocolates Co., Tatamagouche, North shore of Nova Scotia, for 2 weeks and already have had some learnings about myself, about small business, about a chocolate business, and … Continue reading

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