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A sorry spectacle: Logistics stymie eyeglasses project for Haiti

For the last couple months, I had been working on a freelance piece for the Ottawa Citizen and Gojournalism.ca. Laurier Optical started a relief project, where they collected donated glasses with the intention of sending a team down to Haiti to distribute them. logistical issues arose, both in Canada and Haiti, and the project was … Continue reading

Is waterfall named after princess or property owner?

A shroud of mystery cascades over the name of a waterfall in Orleans, and it may involve  British royalty. Princess Louise Falls, found in the bedroom community of Fallingbrook in Orleans, is a beautiful cascading waterfall. The rocks of the falls appear almost like steps, with the water rushing down each one.  A peaceful place to spend some … Continue reading

Canadians with disabilities look to see who will fight for them

I wrote a piece about what the federal parties plan to do for the disabled should they win the upcoming election. The story ran on canada.com, in their Decision Canada section.  To read the article please click here.

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