One evening not long ago, I received a text message: “Hi Chris. This is illusionist Leon Etienne.” Which is an adorable way to start a text message to somebody you’ve never met – like an overeager puppy whose ego can’t be broken. 744 more words
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Veering now into a bit of (non) fiction, your 20s, and the merits of Pinterest… or lack thereof.
Seeing how there is approximately 3900 km between Calgary and New Orleans–that being a 36 hour drive (thanks Google)–and assuming one is not so desperate, too lazy perhaps, to get there in time for Mardi Gras, our lovely city delivered its own, that being in the form of ‘Marda’ Gras in Marda Loop… get it? 911 more words
Three non-fiction books and one short story collection is not necessarily a great mix. I think the proportions are a little off, though, in truth, the short story collection reads like actual stories taken directly my childhood. 354 more words