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Dedication

Volunteering for a cause that’s close to you means putting in hours of work for months on end for zero money. But there is a payoff.

gw-2016

Dedication

Volunteering for a cause that’s close to you means putting in hours of work for months on end for zero money. But there is a payoff.

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His music at work

A small token of appreciation for Gord Downie, The Tragically Hip, and all the musicians who provide the soundtracks to our lives.

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His music at work

A small token of appreciation for Gord Downie, The Tragically Hip, and all the musicians who provide the soundtracks to our lives.

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Say when

When you live with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, you reach breaking points. But you keep going. Today, on World IBD Day, it’s important to recognize all that so many have had to endure.

IBD-purple-ribbon

Say when

When you live with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, you reach breaking points. But you keep going. Today, on World IBD Day, it’s important to recognize all that so many have had to endure.

hank

Two years with a J-pouch

If you’ve ever wondered what life with a pelvic pouch is like, I think you’ll find some answers in here. Also, I’ve made it to two years with my J-pouch! Yay!

hank

Two years with a J-pouch

If you’ve ever wondered what life with a pelvic pouch is like, I think you’ll find some answers in here. Also, I’ve made it to two years with my J-pouch! Yay!

"Amour" Premiere - 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival

Delusions of grandeur

For years, I believed that I was special. That I was working towards something substantial, and that I would be recognized for it. But what I had in my head never really matched what played out in real life.

"Amour" Premiere - 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival

Delusions of grandeur

For years, I believed that I was special. That I was working towards something substantial, and that I would be recognized for it. But what I had in my head never really matched what played out in real life.

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Aging and anxiety

At 30, I figured I might be able to live another decade or so before facing a mid-life crisis. But it’s here now.

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Aging and anxiety

At 30, I figured I might be able to live another decade or so before facing a mid-life crisis. But it’s here now.

GW-2

Lest I forget

I’ve made some discernible progress since ulcerative colitis claimed my colon, but just because I have a normal-ish life again, doesn’t mean IBD isn’t still a rampaging beast.

GW-2

Lest I forget

I’ve made some discernible progress since ulcerative colitis claimed my colon, but just because I have a normal-ish life again, doesn’t mean IBD isn’t still a rampaging beast.