Getting my diagnosis was like being handed a key to my prison, not a life sentence.
My mother sat me down at the table, “I think you’re old enough now to understand... your father’s not well”
Visitors to Toronto are often surprised to discover the Toronto Islands, a pint-sized archipelago just offshore of the bustling lakeside metropolis.
A guy on a motor scooter whizzed down the street, stopping only to spray something into the storm drains. The label on his scooter read, rather ominously, ‘West Nile Virus’...