Call and Response: What Brandy and Monica can Teach Us About Randomness in Our Lives

When I was a kid, I saw my babysitter’s dad fighting her boyfriend on the street of the cul-de-sac we lived on. He was a fiery Frenchman, the father was, who was nothing but kind to me. One morning, I couldn’t get the keys out of the door lock so I ran over to his… Continue reading Call and Response: What Brandy and Monica can Teach Us About Randomness in Our Lives

The city is like bread and the stay-at-home order in Ontario

My dad called this afternoon after he heard the news about Ontario increasing restrictions to help prevent the further spread of COVID-19. I thought the announcement happened at one o’clock in the afternoon; I spoke with him at around three. Maybe the news took a while to get to him. We are in different time… Continue reading The city is like bread and the stay-at-home order in Ontario