Monthly Archives: December 2013

Reflections on 2013

The end of one year and the start of the next is a time when I always like to take the time to reflect upon the last year, and to look forward to the next one.  I like to see … Continue reading

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Amazing Grace and The Christmas China

When my mom was a child, growing up in Fernie, a small mining town in Southern BC, her family was poor.  My mom and her sisters each had only an unimaginable one skirt to wear to school.  (Skirts were required … Continue reading

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Arctic November

I had the good fortune to return to Gjoa Haven last month.  As you may recall from my previous blog post, I am now providing medical care to this remote Inuit community from time to time.  I was last there … Continue reading

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