Category Archives: Edmonton

Sunday #44: October 28, 2012 – Late October Misery

Edmonton weather has long been my nemesis. If I could have a superpower, I would want it to be the ability to control the weather. I could convincingly argue that it was one of the reasons I moved away for … Continue reading

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Sunday #43: October 21, 2012 – I Just Don’t Feel Like It

This is not the blog post I intended to write tonight. I just came home from a literary event, and five minutes ago I was planning to sit down and write some words about words. But now I just don’t … Continue reading

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Sunday #42: October 14, 2012 – I Don’t Understand “People”

I don’t understand “people.” I know I am part of “people,” and we are alike in many ways. The parts I don’t understand are the ways we are not alike. It may come across as egocentric, but there are some … Continue reading

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Sunday #40: September 30, 2012 – My Name on the Page

This week’s blog post is nothing more than shameless self-promotion. I was tempted to apologize for that, but I decided not to; a blog is, after all, a form of self-promotion by its very nature. So here is my pat … Continue reading

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Sunday #39: September 23, 2012 – I’ve Got the Yellows.

Have you ever wondered why we associate the color blue with sadness? Why do we call a sad mood or sad music “the blues”? I can see why we might associate the color grey with sadness, because grey is gloomy … Continue reading

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Sunday #38: September 16, 2012 – An Appeal for the Bissell Centre

Writing a blog every week can be great for your writing regularity. It forces you to sit down and put your thoughts on e-paper. Writing a blog every week can also be a bit of a drain sometimes. Maybe you … Continue reading

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Sunday #37: September 9, 2012 – Why I Hate Labour Day

It’s September. Summer’s over. School’s back in. Fall isn’t technically here yet, but I can feel it coming. When I was a child, Labour Day was always a sad day. It indicated the changeover between the lovely, sunny days of … Continue reading

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