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Faux pas power

Have you ever forgotten about a lunch date with a friend? Or told everyone the concert started at 1800, but it was actually at 1700? I’m sure you felt mortified. 292 more words


The unsimpleness of everyday life

by the Doghouse Diaries

Unwritten rules*: nice little example/satire by Doghouse Diaries. The way I read it is that the white lines point out the distance of the other person relative to the one who holds the door (the drawing would work better with persons on). 11 more words

Mind & Behaviour

DDDRRRIIINNGGG, school’s (nearly) out – a time for everyone to relax and unwind, really?

With the school holidays rapidly approaching, the tourism industry is in full swing. Children are counting down the days until they break up for the summer. 360 more words


Leaving High School Behind (Or Why the Best is Yet to Come)

Lately, there’s been a huge focus on bullying in schools and a movement to end it. I’m not going to pass judgment on that; much as there are always “out-groups” and “in-groups” and children are children, no one deserves to feel like an outcast or a “loser.” Instead, I’m going to share with you my experience, and how now, being removed from school for a few years has given me a new perspective.

Red: Rehearsal #3

Last night my note taking skills were put to the test. As I mentioned in prior posts, I’ve been blocking the show on post – it notes. 450 more words