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Traditional Hemp Project – Addendum – Chicken food!

We discovered an amazing unexpected use for the hemp plant. Our chickens with their insatiable appetite demonstrated their resourcefulness. The chickens had discovered the hemp bed; it didn’t help that it was more or less next to the chicken coop. … Continue reading

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Pitch the Publisher – unexpected lessons learned

Recently, the 20th annual Read by the Sea literary festival took place in little ol’ River John, Nova Scotia. Not sure if this was a first time offering in the program of activities, but there was a ‘Pitch the Publisher’ … Continue reading

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My heart breaks for migrant children

For those who know me I am not a fan of children, never have been. Thus I chose not to have any. I have previously written about this. Thus perhaps surprisingly, the situation that is taking place in the U.S. … Continue reading

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Traditional Hemp Fibre Project – Part 1 2018-19

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Schizophrenic employment?

Recently, this was the term that an acquaintance that I had not seen for a while used to describe the fact that I would be beginning three new but very different jobs in the coming weeks.  Yes I had planned … Continue reading

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Dino March 2004 – May 2019 RIP

Well on top of everything, to add to the shittyness I have been feeling these past many weeks & months, we had to put down our elderly dog, Dino. This pic is of my fav man and my 2 dogs, … Continue reading

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Spring cleaning of the mind

It recently occurred to me that at this point in history, my life is a mirror for what is happening globally – a meshing of inner and outer turmoil. Personally, alas my efforts to secure meaningful and fairly compensated employment … Continue reading

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Rage

Capitalism is the state religion of sociopaths. I recently came across a crackbook post of a politician running for POTUS (president of the U.S.) with a table of 2 columns, one the old capitalism and one the new capitalism, https://www.yang2020.com/blog/the-new-capitalism/.  … Continue reading

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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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