Archive for March, 2003


Strange how they are telling us that this illness is not airborne but 88 people in a single apartment building in China have caught the disease from each other. Things that make you go hmmm… March 31. Monday. The SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) outbreak part 2. The name itself fails to instill confidence in […]

SARS – Star Report

Bug could `broaden’: MD Fourth GTA victim dies; toddler is a suspected case Health officials are warning more cases of the mystery illness SARS may spread throughout Ontario. Dr. James Young, Ontario commissioner of public security, warned that the spread of SARS could “broaden across Ontario” and urged all staff in Ontario hospitals to be […]

SARS – Canoe

SARS Claims Fourth Canadian Life TORONTO (CP) — A fourth Toronto-area resident died of SARS on the weekend, and a 21-month-old child joined the growing list of probable and suspected Canadian cases of the rapidly spreading disease. Swamped public health officials estimated Ontario has roughly 100 cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome, but admitted they […]


Mystery illness threatens hospitals Mar. 28, 2003. 05:29 AM Hospitals across the Greater Toronto Area and Simcoe County are operating under severe restrictions to stem the outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), the latest in a series of dramatic steps authorities have taken to control the global epidemic. The Toronto Star, March 28 2003 […]

Rodent Resourcefulness

Finding nothing last night, since I had thrown out the oatmeal snack he was enjoying, but not to be discouraged, the saga continued… It is always safe to learn, even from our enemies C.C. Colton March 14. Friday. I am quickly getting the feeling that this little fella is far more resourceful and creative than […]

..and He Isn’t Shy!

Eyeballs the camera Decides it’s nothing a little oatmeal can’t fix I came here by day, but I left here in darkness and found you along the way. Now, it is silver and silent. It is silver and cold. You, in somber resplendence, I hold AFI, Silver and Cold- Sing the Sorrow March 13. Thursday. […]

There is a Mouse In The House

I watch the stars as they fall from the sky I held a fallen star and it wept for me, dying I feel the fallen stars encircle me now, as they cry AFI, Death Of Seasons- Sing the Sorrow March 12. Wednesday. Pain 1(Knee pain mostly from the gym) Mobility 7 My recovery progresses. I […]