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2015 In Review: New Feats, Constant Movement

While musing on the relativity time will not earn one any originality points, it feels like the second half of 2015 flew by at an unrivalled pace. In between graduating from university, at one point balancing four jobs, moving three times (one of them to New York City), starting graduate school, turning twenty-three and spending so much time… Read more »

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The Urgency Of The Last Or Only Time

Ever notice how you sometimes need the urgency of something being the “last” or only time that you can do something for you to actually do it? In my own life, I think of the annual Celebration of Light in Vancouver as the best example of this. These fireworks happen every year over a period of a week and I… Read more »

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Mundane Lists: Small Thrills and Simple Pleasures

If you are like me, you get disproportionately excited about everyday things. While this fact is often reformated as bragging rights by those who want to give off the impression of effortless quirkiness, I truly believe that experiencing genuine excitement over little things is natural rather than weird or unsual. It is, after all, what gives us… Read more »

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The Palpable Notebook

Some food for thought: Would you stop and stare at a person who was leaning against a public wall to write something down in a notebook? The other day, I’ve found out the hard way that pulling out a notebook and stopping to write in it in a public street will earn you some curious glances. But would anyone… Read more »