After this post, I promise to lighten up and return to the merry blogger of yore. It has been a particularly heavy week, with Irene’s death, Departures, my friend’s hospital visit in the chemo ward, my son with swine flu. Despite the beautiful weather, it’s November and nature is closing down.
Summer continues, bewildered but happy Torontonians out in tank tops, shorts, flipflops. On October 1 Lynn and I swam in