Cardinal Spellman: An Old Friend Returns

He’s back! My old friend Spellman the cardinal. It’s been a year or so since I’ve seen or heard him – not even a Tweet, but today he was back.  Maybe he spent the summer at the Vatican. DCMontreal – Deegan Charles Stubbs – is a Montreal writer born and raised who likes to establishContinue reading “Cardinal Spellman: An Old Friend Returns”

Summer Sounds: Birds, Lizards and Chain Saws

Nothing is finer than waking up to the sounds of early summer: a whole mess of birds chirping and calling, squirrels shouting at each other, the occasional cat howling, early morning dog walkers greeting each other. The lilt of the breeze through windows that are wide-open as the air-conditioner, which has been installed, is notContinue reading “Summer Sounds: Birds, Lizards and Chain Saws”