1. I am three. We are taking a trip, the entire family packed into a minivan. There are no empty spaces in the vehicle: it is stuffed with adults, kids, bags of snacks both savoury and sweet. We aren't going too far from home, just … Continue reading Departures and arrivals
I haven't paid much attention to my blog lately. But, dear readers, I have some exciting news! A friend I made through the blog reached out to me last month with an idea he had for an online film magazine. It would be multi-lingual he … Continue reading Editor? Me?
It is difficult to not stare outside, the balcony door on my eighth floor apartment suddenly seems almost riveting. I watch the world through the glass door, and it appears as though the world is imbued with great urgency and purpose. The morning light hits … Continue reading Where I write
I haven't done one of these freewheeling blog posts in a while, where I tell you pointless things about my life. It is generally accepted that I have opinions about things, so I surprised myself by not having an opinion about or a reaction to … Continue reading Some bits and pieces
As I settle into a comfortable reading position, legs up on the bench, book in hand, and phone at a considerable distance away from me, three young women approach me. “We’re taking a survey for our class. Would you be interested in answering a few … Continue reading Introspection at the park
August has been a slow month. Time stretched itself out in excruciating ways. I remember every hour moving past me in all its sloth-like glory. It was also a month of some disappointments, and a search for self-worth that wasn't always successful. Even if my … Continue reading Keeping you updated, the August edition
My heart and I, we are tired of a great many things. Sometimes, we are tired of the ignorance we see around us. We set aside our superiority and indignation, and we naively think we can talk this ignorance away. Soon, though, we are confronted … Continue reading Catalogue of secrets