Jim Taylor

The all-time bestseller

Four hundred years ago this week – somewhere between May 2 and…

We can’t all be Number One

During Holy Week, I had the rare privilege of spending ten hours…

Does it matter?

I’ve always assumed that St. George was an Englishman. He wasn’t.Yes, St.…

What’s a colour, anyway?

A couple of Sundays ago, the gospel reading in church told the…

Blips in a larger pattern

 Spring has finally come to the Okanagan Valley. The peonies and rhubarb…

Lonely independence

Why do I find it so difficult to ask for help?The question…

Dim, dim the lights

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Connected, like it or not

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The new eye on news

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Someone to watch over me

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Working with temporary truths

A glossy, full-colour 52-page booklet landed in my mailbox the other day. It offered courses on everything from music appreciation to geology, from calculus to classical mythology.

Clearing one’s house

The Okanagan Centre community hall has undergone some extensive renovations this winter. One by-product was two large piles of junk on the lawn outside.

Undivided attention

We had a couple of pleasant telephone calls recently. Amazingly, they came from telemarketers.