Profile of Ed Smith

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  • Remembering what and whom

    We are getting close to one of the most sacred holidays of the year. There are those who would claim that it is the most sacred day of all, and I ...

  • Fight the good fight

    Great God from Gander Bay! How bad are you when that Chamber of the Corrupt wants nothing more to do with you! That, as evidenced by the ...

  • A thousand thanks

    Why am I thankful this year? Let me count the whys.I am so thankful this Thanksgiving for Stephen Harper and the fact that there is only one of ...

  • My trip to Bonavista

    Those who were part of the experience could probably correct some things. It’s important you understand that this is told entirely from my ...

  • Musings on idyllic days and criminal minds

    It’s 28 C and the sky has a scattered wisp of cloud in an otherwise stainless blue. I think it must be the kind of day Bing Crosby sang about in ...

  • On seniors and time warps

    Both gone, b’y, like a baby’s breath, like a lover’s sigh, like a maiden’s prayer. Gone, like an election promise, like yesterday’s kiss.You have ...

  • Get me to the links on time

    You can’t expect everything I write to be earth-shattering, just because you want to read about it here.This wasn’t earth-shattering, but it was ...

  • Lower education, what I learned on my summer vacation

    I had to find work so that I could pay the tuition at the university. My father was in what was then Pine Hill Divinity School. Prayer and Bible ...

  • To everything a time

    I like to call the fall “the fullness of the year.”I don’t know if this expression is still used by clergy or anyone else, but it seems to me ...

  • Protocol and decorum

    Words, that is, that didn't contain bits of profanity, or worse. Words that allowed you to look within the deep recesses of my mind and give you ...