Tag Archives: Remembrance Day

Running and reflecting on Remembrance Day

  Today was a Saturday morning so I ran, as usual, with the Phoenix Running Club in Mundy Park. The ambience of the park was fitting for Remembrance Day. It was gray and calm, fairly mild, with a few drops … Continue reading

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Dulce et Decorum Est

Dulce et Decorum Est  by Wilfred Owen Bent double, like old beggars under sacks, Knock-kneed, coughing like hags, we cursed through sludge, Till on the haunting flares we turn our backs And towards our distant rest began to trudge. Men … Continue reading

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Musing about my last Pilates class with Marina on Remembrance Day

Just over a year ago, I wrote in this blog about Marina’s Pilates class at the Ultimate Fitness gym in Port Moody. Pilates has improved my core and back strength, balance, and flexibility. Just as importantly, my four years of … Continue reading

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