It is early in the morning. Still in my PJ’s, coffee in hand, I switch on the TV and decide it is time to catch up on some news. Within seconds I find myself watching a fire erupt from the Lac-Mégantic derailment in Quebec. Even from my tiny TV screen, I knew the flames were huge.
I had been working on a post, but all of that has flown out the window.
This afternoon, I received word that a fellow toastmaster and Area Governor, Mr. Ray Helm had passed away just before the holidays. His Celebration of Life service would be this weekend. Continue reading