family holidays

2015 May

Formal wear at Rideau Hall, naked in Dachau

2017-07-18T02:26:15-04:00May 7th, 2015|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Barely in the country from our family holiday in Germany, and not really fully unpacked in our Hamilton condo, the kids continue to live in what is their never-ending Holiday Land. They’ve been back to school this week in Canada, sure, sure, but just for three days, before tomorrow morning, right around sunrise if Yours Truly is [...]

2013 January

Taking your soul on a weekend getaway

2017-01-31T23:18:43-04:00January 7th, 2013|Categories: Daily Dad|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

So we’re on a ferry going from Whidbey Island to the coast of Washington State. His name is Paul and he’s a writing colleague of mine, an American from Chicago who has the same name as my best friend when I was a boy. He and I are students studying an MFA in Creative Writing [...]