I've decided I need to stop saying "poetry isn't my thing," because I have to admit, I'm officially obsessed. I've fallen in love with spoken word poets like Sarah Kay, Neil Hilborn, and Rudy Francisco (click for videos of my favourite performances). They somehow manage to string together words so brilliantly that they evoke a kind of … Continue reading Love/Hate


Autumnal Nostalgia

Autumn has always been my favourite season. The weather is not too hot, and not too cold (in Ontario, anyway). You get to wear layers, and jackets, and moccasins, and cute boots. You get to walk on the crunchy leaves that litter the ground. You get to drink Pumpkin Spice Lattes from Starbucks (yes, I'm … Continue reading Autumnal Nostalgia