Next Run

Just registered for one of Moutain Equiment Co-Op trail running races in Ontario. Details:Date: Saturday, June 11, 2005Location: Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area, Milton, OntarioThere are two options for the races: an Enduro race with a course of approximately 15 KM and a Sports course which is 5 KM.Terrain:  A wide variety of groomed screenings where … Continue reading Next Run

Cringe Busters

“Cringe Buster”? I call it the action item list clean up and yes, it happens on Mondays every week. Actually if I feel good about it, it happens on Sunday evening to get it out of the way and start the week cleanly. I use a variation of Merlin’s Cringe Busting approach: Review the action … Continue reading Cringe Busters


  What is that you say? The tin medal you receive when you complete the Mississauga Marathon!I completed it almost on my hands and knees. I need to thank my amazing support team: Paul Bloore, Idée’s CTO Sutha Kamal, Ambient’s CEO If it was not for them, I think that I would have given up … Continue reading Painkiller

Ticket Master Woes

I just can’t cope. I tried to buy tickets for the RUFF film festival this evening at the Royal Cinema. Ruff is the film festival put together by Ryerson University in Toronto for its graduating film studies students. Canada’s future Film Makers. I want to go but I can’t stand buying the tickets from Ticketmaster. … Continue reading Ticket Master Woes

Anyone for a lecture this evening?

Organized by the Field Institute in TorontoDeciphering Our World: Stephen Lewis Stephen Lewis, the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, will deliver a public lecture at the Canadian Mathematical Society’s "2005 Canadian Mathematics Education Forum"When: Friday May 6Time: 7:30 – 9:00pmWhere: University of Toronto’s Medical Sciences Auditorium, 1 King’s College Circle.Stephen Lewis will … Continue reading Anyone for a lecture this evening?


I know that you are anxiously waiting to hear about the Marathon des Sables adventures. I have much to post but I am patiently waiting for my laptop (which contains all my notes and photos) to make it back from Morocco. It is now in Ottawa and making its way home! I can’t wait. It … Continue reading Laptop

Spacing Magazine

  PUBLICity closing party today Thursday April 21 2005Toronto Free Gallery 660 Queen St E, just west of Broadview7-11pm, free PUBLICity is Spacing magazine photo exhibit. PUBLICity was a five-week photo exhibit examining Toronto’s urban landscape and public spaces as captured by the city’s top photobloggers. I love David Risk’s photos Continue reading Spacing Magazine