Michael’s Music – This Time Is Yours

This Time Is Yours Lyrics – This Time Is Yours This time is yours To sanctify or bleed Do what you will boy You’re living your life doing only what you need This is your sin boy For God or for gold, you pick a fight But what if you’re wrong… that’s right There’ll be…

Trauma, Flashbacks and Dissociative Disorders

I want to write. I want to express. I have so much I want to say. I don’t know where to start. It has been a while. The heart is an interesting thing. Not the heart – the muscle that keeps me alive. The emotional heart. Maybe, more correctly, the emotional body – how much…

Lake William, Nova Scotia, Canada

Public Boat Launch There is a public boat launch for Lake William at the Nova Scotia Land and Forestry office on the Waverley Road. This location is also known as ‘Lands and Forest depot’. There is room to maneuver a vehicle and boat trailer, but no parking is available. Parking is typically on nearby Sibley…

Enchantment – Chapter Three

After that night, traumatized and full of fear, Issabeau cried for two days straight. When she finally calmed down, her anger flared as she demanded to know why. Why was this happening? Why did these humans hunt her? Why did humans take away her home? Why did her family hide her from the truth?   And…

Enchantment – Chapter Two

At her present age of twenty-six, having just had a birthday, Third Sisullia Issabeau had become accustomed to a lifetime of being the hunted. Issabeau would jokingly compare herself to a little field mouse, instinctually making her every move with survival in mind. The attacks on her life were as constant as the sun rising…

Enchantment – Chapter One

Creation is made up of a vast mysterious ocean cradling three land masses: Artus, Natagasta and Zaoarrans.  Artus is a snow-covered land, fierce and unforgiving – just like its inhabitants. Rumors of sudden and unusual sightings of the two Sisullia, Katianna and Issabeau and lone Sentinel Gargoyle, Malfius grew from unbelievable whispers in dark corners of…

Beautiful Rainbow Over Mockingee Lake

Story Behind the Picture I was kayaking with a friend on Mockingee Lake during a Canoe Kayak Nova Scotia (CKNS) Ladies Night Paddle. The weather was bordering on rain as the light grey clouds turned into menacing, darker ones. The rain soon started and winds picked up as we made our way back to the…

Mockingee Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mockingee or Mockingigh I’m not sure of the exact spelling, as the lake is spelled two ways when searched on the Internet. Mockingee seems to be the most recognized, so I will use this spelling in this blog. Access to Mockingee Lake via Falls Lake Boat Launch There are two ways to access Mockingee Lake….

Nova Scotia, Canada – 2021 – Summer Moments

Kayaking – Have Trailer Will Travel! This was the important moment of Summer 2021, being able to transport my kayak! This had me back on track for getting out there and paddling! Big shout out to my husband Michael, who assembled the trailer for me. Think IKEA. You’ll get the picture of the number of…

Card Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada

Card Lake Signage I was excited to find this lake, as I packed up and headed down Highway #14 towards Chester. Starting at the Windsor entrance to Highway #14, Card Lake is about 32kms in. Don’t blink though when you’re near, because you might miss the weather beaten signage indicting you’ve arrived at your destination….