Partnership

My favourite picture from last year This picture from the White House photographer Pete Sousa is my favourite picture of 2012. It evokes so many different kinds of emotions in me: love, compassion, joy, contentment, confidence, admiration, pride and above all partnership. The look on PBO’s face as he sits back watching MO’s expressions, the…

Memorial Day- Take A Moment To Reflect..

Among the many indelible pictures that haunt me when I think of military or veterans, the foremost is this. This picture like so many others certify that wearing the uniform is not all always about strength, power, combat, victory, brutality but a much more deeper understanding of self and sacrifice: both of others and their…

Bring Them All Home, Mr. President

Tears welled up my eyes watching the last of the US combat troops pull out of Iraq. Long overdue! Bring Them All Home, Mr. President, Bring Them All Home! US President Barack Obama has confirmed the end of all combat operations in Iraq by 31 August. Some 50,000 of 65,000 US troops currently in Iraq…

WOW! Wonderful Wunderland

I am so reminded of the train set my dad gave my brother and me when we were kids. We so enjoyed the setting up and sounds the train made. It probably was the only game besides carrom-board that my brother and I enjoyed together, for the rest of our childhood we were mired in…

One Year In Photos

My favourites first followed by the link to WhiteHouse.gov’s photo gallery For more eye-candy, click here.

Happy Remembrance Day Canada!

……and for my friends south of the border,¬†HAPPY VETERANS DAY ! in case you missed President Obama’s heart-wrenching speech from yesterday…..