May 2016

  • From the Graphic Novel Aisle

    I love scouring the graphic novel section at the public library. It often leads me to titles and issues I never knew existed. And I get to read to great comics for free. What is better than that? Here are the latest graphic novels that I have read. Ant-Man – Second Chance Man I didn’t […]

  • March – An Illustrated History

    March: Book One by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell This is the first part of a trilogy of books that tell the real-life story of John Lewis and his fight to end segregation in the United States. The book opens a peaceful demonstration that is only met with violence. The civil rights activists […]

  • Trilliums on the Trail Side

    This is the time of year that the Trillium are in bloom. I always love seeing Ontario’s Provincial Flower along the trail side when I go for my runs. Here is collage I made and shared on Instagram. The images above were taken during one of my trail runs through Komoka Provincial Park. Today, I […]

  • The Inner Game of Work

    The Inner Game of Work by W. Timothy Gallwey I started a research project to see how we could let students choose what they want to learn in school and it led me to some very interesting books, articles, and videos. I will be sharing some of that with you over the course of this […]

  • Hip Hop Anonymous – It’s Gonna Be Live!

    It’s going down tomorrow night at Gordy’s Brewhouse in London, Ontario, Canada. Cquel and Abstract Artform will be making their way from Saskatchewan to the Forest City for this great night of hip-hop. Local favourites Mad Hattr and Tempomental are also on the bill, along with some other great acts. Tempomental usually brings Nick Easton with […]

  • 15th Anniversary of Free Comic Book Day

    Tomorrow is Free Comic Book Day, a great event where you can get free comic books, meet fans and artists, and visit your local comic book store for all sorts of deals and special events. Here are some of the books you can get for free. Find out more about this great day here

  • Happy Star Wars Day!

    It’s a bad pun, but it has started a yearly celebration of everything Star Wars. One of the slogans in the franchise is , “May The Force Be With You” and since today is May the Fourth and that sounds very close, fans have taken that and run with it. Happy Star Wars Day! I […]

  • The Shiny Month of May (Chasing Content)

    It’s time for another edition of Chasing Content, that monthly feature that has us looking back at all of the great things that were happening last year at this time. Read all of the posts from last May or just these shiny ones . . . Updated Free Method Book for Beginning Band This is […]