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Climbing the mountain

Visiting my family a few weeks ago, I watched my nephews climb the hill beside my mother’s house where I used to play as a child. My family moved here when I...

Working in franglais

I recently attended a workshop entitled “C’est en franglais” (“It’s in Frenglish”), organized by the Centre for Community Organizations. There were perhaps 3...


Seen in New Orleans. That city has a lot going against it, but that doesn’t mean it’s lost hope.