The Cooper Street Relic

Just another blog from The Republic Of Hespeler


To my Dad a good joke or story was as important to life as food or drink. He loved to tell story’s and to have a good time, and he had many a good time. Many people say i have a warped sense of humor and can pull a story out of anything, but in …

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It’s almost over,the end is near, the last Hurrahs(have I used enough adjectives?), We are in to the last week of the 2010 Election campaign and I think everyone is going to be happy to see it done with. The last two weeks have been very busy for the Mayoral Candidates and i was able …

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is for apple, and B is for boat,That used to be right, but now it won’t float!Age before beauty is what we once said,But let’s be a bit more realistic instead. A’s for arthritis;B’s the bad back,C’s the chest pains,perhaps car-d-iac? D is for dental decay and decline,E is for eyesight, can’t read that top …

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The elusive dream has been aroundFrom one Generation to anotherIt’s something we have never foundIt’s like finding the perfect lover. The Elusive dream will drive you wildYou search, but the answer never comesYou find yourself looking at the inner childand chasing after the setting sun. The Elusive dream is withing your graspyou remind yourself, try …

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