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This Is My Canada Presents

Post was created on October 31st, 2015

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“This Is My Canada Presents” – a brand new series showcasing Canadian musical artists. I wrote my song,  “This Is My Canada/Mon cher Canada” to express my deep pride in being Canadian with an initial vision to travel across the country and share my music, photos, experiences at my shows. Now that dream has been…

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“Women of the World” on Women of Substance Radio

Post was created on September 28th, 2015

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Hey Hey Hey there woman/Hey Hey Hey there girl The time has come/There is work to be done Come on you Women of the World Hey Hey Hey  there sister/Hey Hey Hey there friend Come and walk by my side/Sing out with pride Come on you Women of the World Thanks to Women of Substance…

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Buffy Ste Marie wins 2015 Polaris Prize!

Post was created on September 24th, 2015

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Way to go Buffy Ste-Marie for winning the 2015 Polaris Music prize! One of my heroes who greatly influenced me in my music. Saw her live last Summer in Charlottetown -she is A MA Z I N G! So proud of Canada for recognizing that great talent has no age barrier. http://www.cbc.ca/news/arts/polaris-music-prize-ceremony-2015-1.3237137

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Mémé Joséphine was my Mom’s Mom and, unofficially, my mentor – even though she never formally knew it. You see, she didn’t mentor with words – she mentored by example.  She simply did what she was empassioned to do and encouraged others to do the same. She raised 14 children – a feat in itself…

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This Is My Canada 2017

Post was created on June 2nd, 2015

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                        Canada is celebrating its 150th Anniversary in 2017 and “This Is My Canada” is joining in on the celebrations!! Plans are in the works to be a part of the festivities in Ottawa so stay tuned. In the meantime, on Canada Day 2015…

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Everyday Heroes

Post was created on October 4th, 2014

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I just came across this old photo of my brother Ronald while I am visiting his twin, Donald, here in Vancouver. Now I don’t know if this photo was staged or planned or by chance but it’s a compelling photo of Ronald & my Dad by the statue of Jesus. I’m not even sure where…

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Quelle aventure extraordinaire!

Post was created on October 4th, 2014

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  Je suis l’artiste invitée pour le programme “VIA RAIL Artistes À Bord” pour deux voyages : de Toronto à Vancouver et, le retour, de Vancouver à Toronto.   J’ai déjà fini la première partie de mon voyage  et c’était… il n’y a pas d’autres mots… inoubliable.           La beauté de notre…

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Chuck & The Tomahawk

Post was created on October 3rd, 2014

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It’s iconic – no doubt about it. From the first glimpse of the totems outside the front door entrance to the Tomahawk restaurant, you just know that eating there is going to be an experience. The first thing you see when you walk in is a souvenir counter and when I asked the gentleman behind…

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World Polio Day? Really?

Post was created on October 2nd, 2014

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I just read that World Polio Day is October 24th. I thought polio was a thing of the past! But I see that it’s been reduced by 99% around the world and people like Bill & Melinda Gates along with Rotary Clubs in every country are working on that last 1%. March of Dimes has…

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Where the Geese & Gulls Gather

Post was created on October 2nd, 2014

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I fell in love today With beautiful English Bay Where the gaggles of geese & gulls gather To honk, to squawk & to blabber                 I watched happy people jog by And rollerbladers zoom on the fly There were cyclists and all kinds of dog-walkers Along with sightseers…

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