Tempus Fugit – Bahamas Reflections on My Dad

Tempus Fugit – Bahamas Reflections on My Dad Tempus Fugit is Latin for “time flies.” It was one of my Dad’s favourite sayings. My Dad didn’t just quote Latin, he read it. The man was brilliant. He was a walking encyclopedia…our Grandpa Google 🙂 At least, up until a few years ago – when dementia … Read more Tempus Fugit – Bahamas Reflections on My Dad

My Dad is Off On His Next Big Adventure

And Away He Goes…My Dad is Off On His Next Big Adventure   On February 27th, 2017, my Dad, Alex Pope, passed away peacefully in Linden, AB. My little brother, Carleton, wrote this beautiful obituary for him: In his 84th year, Alexander Carleton Pope left us for his next great adventure. Loved and cared for … Read more My Dad is Off On His Next Big Adventure

The Tapestry of Our Lives – Weaving Together the Threads of Life

The Tapestry of Our Lives – Weaving Together the Threads of Life   “The most basic of all human needs is the need to understand and be understood. The best way to understand people is to listen to them.” – Ralph G. Nichols If today is an average working day in Canada, then three people … Read more The Tapestry of Our Lives – Weaving Together the Threads of Life