May 2016

From the Graphic Novel Aisle

May 30, 2016

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. [Keep Reading]

March – An Illustrated History

May 24, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

Trilliums on the Trail Side

May 21, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

The Inner Game of Work

May 17, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

Hip Hop Anonymous – It’s Gonna Be Live!

May 13, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

15th Anniversary of Free Comic Book Day

May 6, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

Happy Star Wars Day!

May 4, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]

The Shiny Month of May (Chasing Content)

May 2, 2016

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 [Keep Reading]