The Road to Dalhousie

The Road to Dalhousie

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qYou cannot change the wind, but you can adjust your sails.q A fictional biography showing the difficulties surrounding family and social relationships in small-town Eastern Canada when one's in-built direction is homosexual. qAlthough I felt relieved that things were now in the open, it took both my mother and I a bit of time before we were comfortable being around each other ... she may not have understood that it wasn't a choice I was making but rather an acceptance of what I couldn't change.q Uneasy that something could happen to his parents on their trip to Europe, Richard decides to return home to northern New Brunswick with his friend Norman. During the twelve-hour odyssey, they reminisce about growing up in small-town, catholic Dalhousie, and share thoughts on their respective coming-out stories and their relation-ships with their mothers. Richard's easy life in Ottawa changes when Norman's pre-mon-ition comes true. Charles Seems was born in Dalhousie, New Brunswick, Canada and has travelled the world. Charles is a teacher, writer, human resources manager and interior designer. He lives in Ottawa with his spouse Robert.When a call came for a local school board asking if I could conduct a ten week Continuing Ed. course on the topic of interior decoration, I jumped at the offer. I prepared a syllabus, mailed it to them and waited for a response. With very littleanbsp;...

Title:The Road to Dalhousie
Author:Charles Seems
Publisher:Petra Books - 2013-06


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