8 days into my stay and I just felt confident and able to go to the third floor cafeteria on my own. I had heard rumours about Jello and when a tiny, toothless cafeteria worker noticed me looking longingly through the puddings she asked what I wanted. I told her. “what kind do you like, …
Month: January 2011
A young cleaning woman mopped around me as a read yesterday. “Has anyone ever told you that you look like Jessica Biel?”, thinking she must hear it all the time. “No way” she said clearly pleased. “really?” “I think you’d win a photo contest!” “right on!” she said. “thanks!” “hey I just call it as …
I have to tell you about this older man and woman who come to visit someone in a nearby room. So here I am, in my supermodel best hospital edition robe, clutched at the back, looking like I’ve ridden to hell and back on an uncooperative camel and these folks stare at me. They don’t …
If I’ve communicated with you personally consider it the tiniest of miracles. I’m quite sure I’ve sent emails only in my head and really sent others that I can’t remember. Such is life in the whirlwind of medications and testing. This hospital apparently sees cases similar to mine about twice a week but they’re usually …
I will never again say, I feel like crap.
The generational divide between myself and some 20-somethings can be boiled down to this: I like my clothes to be clean when I wear them.
He just makes so much sense! Direct quotes taken from last night’s hour-long appearance on Piers Morgan’s show on CNN.
I came down with something on Tuesday night.
I LOVED Ricky Gervais as host of the Golden Globes, for a second time in a row.
The woman who froze to death in a Scarborough driveway could have been saved. That much we know.
I loved Zellers when I lived in the GTA. The stores have been renovated, they’re bright and look like they mean business. They were great for buying cleaning products and other doodads and whatnots. And as a longtime HBC Rewards points collector, I enjoy my Zellers/Bay/Home Outfitters combo for accumulating points.
The estate of Marilyn Monroe has been sold and the new owners are doing a complete relaunch of Marilyn-themed products.
In broadcasting, like in other businesses I’m sure, you tend to keep track, even loosely, of former colleagues.
One complaint, that’s all it took. One person has taken Money for Nothing by Dire Straits off the Canadian airwaves.
The BBC has just been found guilty of age discrimination.
A Canadian-based talk show was airing an American interview the other day.