Photo of Belfast's Beacon of Hope and PNEC's Fawkes on The Hill (featuring Rachel Hemstock) by the author. 

Mark Kirkwood Callingham is a parent who works for the kitchen of a homeless shelter in downtown Ottawa. He is thankful to Kimberly Thompson-Suzuki and Global Challenges Foundation for their influence on the essay. Further dialogue may also be possible thru: cash.is.makebelieve(at)gmail.com