Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mom and Three Islands

You left one island for another To become a wife and mother From Dublin to Red Island a new life to embrace Day by day the goal was for the betterment Through island life and then resettlement Standing tall, friend … Continue reading

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A Little Quiet Please?

They’re all heading more or less towards the west right now. It so happens that Newfoundland is right along the path of most transatlantic flights between North America and Europe. There are a lot of them. All day long, no … Continue reading

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Young and Old: Skills, Tools and Points of View

Load just about any game on an electronic tablet and hand it off to a three- or four-year-old. Chances are they will easily learn how to play the game. In fact, you will likely find that they play the game … Continue reading

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