Monthly Archives: September 2012

Ghost-Tracking

Sean Arthur Joyce  —for the boys and girls who passed through the Hazelbrae* distributing home in Peterborough, Ontario and similar institutions     Your footsteps are not in the leaves skidding across a sidewalk,   your voice not in the … Continue reading

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Tracking the Children’s Ghosts in Peterborough Pt. 2

“Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.” … Continue reading

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Tracking the Children’s Ghosts in Peterborough Pt. 1

“Isn’t it amazing, you know, over the last thousands of years, families all got together around the fire or around the table and told stories, and yet… the thousands of people who came to this country as children… you never … Continue reading

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Summer Sanctuary

Now that September has arrived and the melancholy of another summer passed sets in, I thought I’d post something from my travels this August. Having recently returned from three weeks in Ontario, I was struck by the very different beauty … Continue reading

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