• Understanding Eli

    From an obsessive compulsive mind comes this mixed bag of a blog of my obsessions: Politics, Activism, Truth Seeking, Acting and Entertainment enjoying - Pearl Jam Nut / Ghost Rider Fan / Los Angeles Kings Lover / Stephen King Reader


  • Time Management

    Time Management

    So, it turns out that doing things around the homestead or elsewhere in the province, and writing about said things, both takes time. Who'da thunk it? Read more

    Posted on 23 April 2019 SOCIETY
  • Forest Patch and Fire Pits

    Forest Patch Fire Pits

    If I were to create a list of things I love about this homestead, one thing that would be close to the top, is the little forest patch we have. Read more

    Posted on 14 January 2019 SOCIETY
  • Good-Bye Scratch Patches

    Good-Bye Scratch Patches

    As I was gearing up to leave the province I had lived for most of my life, my cat, Scratch Patches, slowly deteriorated with age. Read more

    Posted on 05 January 2019 SOCIETY
  • Hello Libby and Winston

    Hello Libby Winston

    We're both cat lovers on the homestead and we knew it wasn't going to be long before we had a couple of kittens running around. Read more

    Posted on 03 January 2019 SOCIETY
  • Snowy Snapshots

    Snowy Snapshots

    The snow is gone now, and we did have a green Christmas this year, but about a week before the holiday we had a sizable storm that brought us quite a large... Read more

    Posted on 29 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • Happy Holidays From The Homestead

    Happy Holidays From Homestead

    This our first Christmas on our beautiful PEI homestead, and while it's a very special occasion for myself and Allison, there is a little sadness in my heart... Read more

    Posted on 25 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • First Two Weeks On The Hobby Farm

    First Weeks Hobby Farm

    I planned vacation from work for two weeks right upon moving to PEI, with the first day and a half being used for travel - it was a long trip across Newfoundlan... Read more

    Posted on 22 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • From the Rock to the Sandbar

    From Rock Sandbar

    Early morning here as I write this. I'm sipping coffee before getting ready for work, and watching a fox snoop around the property. Read more

    Posted on 18 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • Adjusting Obsessions

    Adjusting Obsessions

    Things are going to be quite different around these parts going forward. Obsessions have adjusted and I figured it was time to update my blog to match my curren... Read more

    Posted on 14 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • Today I Am Wise

    Today Wise

    Just a tease really, but a perfect summary for this time in my life... Rumi with the quote - Quote Fancy provided the image. Read more

    Posted on 13 December 2018 SOCIETY
  • Poo-Pooing Party Politics

    Poo-Pooing Party Politics

    My disdain towards party politics extends back many years. The thoughts first gestated in my early 20s when I looked back at my university days. Read more

    Posted on 05 March 2016 SOCIETY
  • FHRITP - Fuuuck Me

    FHRITP Fuuuck

    I'll apologize now if what I'm about to say offends you. Probably not the best way to start a post, I realize, but there it is. I waded into some particularly... Read more

    Posted on 22 May 2015 SOCIETY
  • Canada Strong and FREE

    Canada Strong FREE

    I could have written the plot to what's unfolding in Canada at the moment a month ago. Some parts of me wishes I did post these thoughts back then... but... Read more

    Posted on 26 October 2014 SOCIETY
  • Oh, by the Way...


    ... the Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup this year! It's rather unfortunate that I wasn't in blogging mode at the time, because it was a spectacular run... Read more

    Posted on 28 September 2014 SOCIETY
  • Climate Change ChitChat

    Climate Change ChitChat

    I consider myself an environmentalist. I don't know what that means for anyone else, if anything, but for me it means I feel a deep connection with the planet,... Read more

    Posted on 21 September 2014 SOCIETY
  • 13 Years Of Deceit

    Years Deceit

    It was in 2005 that I was first introduced to some alternate theories about the horrific attacks that occurred on September 11th, 2001 - the day forever known a... Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2014 SOCIETY
  • Rethink911 in St. John's April 1st

    Rethink911 John's April

    On March 13th 2014, Richard Gage AIA - representing 2100+ architects and engineers - set out on a mission to educate as many Canadians as he could about the... Read more

    Posted on 30 March 2014 SOCIETY
  • ReThink911 in Newfoundland

    ReThink911 Newfoundland

    Those who know me best - and some who know me very little - know that I have a deep interest in the topic of 9/11, specifically the alternate theories -... Read more

    Posted on 02 December 2013 SOCIETY
  • Hayek Vs Keynes

    Hayek Keynes

    Not long ago I read a wonderful book entitled 'Keynes Hayek: The Clash That Defined Modern Economics' by Nicholas Wapshott. I happened to notice this lovely... Read more

    Posted on 24 November 2013 SOCIETY
  • Monarchs at Mile One

    Monarchs Mile

    While I am a big fan of the home team, the St. John's IceCaps, there is one other team in the AHL that I keep a close eye on each year. Read more

    Posted on 10 November 2013 SOCIETY