June 2014

Artists Don’t Have a Never-Ending Well

June 30, 2014

Producing art is taxing. It is a process that needs to be rewarded. Yet many people think artists don’t need to be compensated for their work. They erroneously believe that there is an infinite well from which we draw. Art isn’t valued the way [Keep Reading]

A Mixtape to Celebrate 3 Months

June 26, 2014

  I met the love of my life 3 months ago and time has flown by. Yet, at the same time, it seems like it can’t have only been three months. It seems like I have know her much longer. And it’s a great feeling. Her favourite song right [Keep Reading]

Classrooms are Irrelevant (But Schools Aren’t)

June 24, 2014

On April 10, 2008, the Economist ran an article entitled “The New Oases: Nomadism Changes Buildings, Cities and Traffic” I only discovered it because of the book I am currently reading, Six Pixels of Separation by Mitch Joel. I couldn’t [Keep Reading]

Brock’s Route Rail Trail

June 23, 2014

Let’s explore The Hamilton Conservation Authority’s Rail Trail today. This trail runs for 32 kilometers and links downtown Hamilton to Brantford. I started my journey today in Copetown, Ontario on Hwy 52, just North of Highway 403. It [Keep Reading]

It’s Go Skateboarding Day!

June 21, 2014

Today is National Go Skateboarding Day! There are all sorts of events, competitions, demonstrations, and fun for the entire family to be had today at skateparks all over the world. Search for an event near you and go to a local event. Here are some [Keep Reading]

The Fault in Our Stars

June 19, 2014

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green I’ve wanted to read this book for quite a long time. I’d heard about the author from a few of my blogging buddies who simple rave about his work. Yet, I’d never gotten around to reading anything from him [Keep Reading]

Gibbons Park – Trails Open London

June 18, 2014

Trails Open London was a great event that happened this past weekend. I got to explore a few trails that I didn’t even know about. That was the point of this inaugural event. Gibbons Park was the second site that I visited for Trails Open. It [Keep Reading]

4 Ideal Apps for Creative Writers

June 17, 2014

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics in the US, the employment opportunities for writers and authors is projected to grow 3 percent from by 2022, slower than the average for all occupations. Despite this fact, strong competition is expected [Keep Reading]

Nothing Better than a Good Street Fest

June 16, 2014

This past weekend, the main street in Downtown London was closed to traffic and the Forest City threw an amazing Street Party! My campus radio station was highlighting local talent on two different stages along the two kilometers of Dundas Street. [Keep Reading]
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