The Cooper Street Relic

Just another blog from The Republic Of Hespeler


The wind blows softly through the trees No sound is heard in this place The names are forever etched in stone Here it doesn’t matter what your age sex or race The benches sit waiting for family and friends For a moment or two they reminisce The residents here are not worried about recent trends …

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What is the last free Summer? It was 1972 and I was 14 going on 15 and whether I knew it or not it would become the last Summer Holiday where I could do what i want without any worry’s, because starting in the Fall of ’72 I would wind up working for my old man down …

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Ahh, Canada and the United States, the longest unprotected border in the world, we share a common ancestry, but we have a few differences that makes both of us unique in our own ways. I was out last night and while having a couple of wobbly pops I ran into an American Couple who were in …

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This past Winter i wrote a little story on how to shovel your driveway(Hespeler Style), now I will tell you how to beat the heat(Hespeler style). Here it is Early July and already  the weather has just gotten good and stuffy, so how do you beat the heat when you have to go to work everyday, …

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