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Crumbs by Kate Rochford-Price

(2nd place poetry winner)

If this were the last day

of my life, I wouldn’t complain

about the plastic onion wedged… 141 more words


I Yam a Donkey - Making Grammar Fun

Teaching children grammar doesn’t have to be boring. In the same vein as the book Eats, Shoots and Leaves, Cece Bell has created a winner in… 264 more words

Picture Books


111 mins | Drama, Award Winner | Rated R | NOV 2016

Netflix Canada Release: May 21, 2017

A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man growing up in a rough area of Miami ( 53 more words



142 mins | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Award Winner | Rated PG-13 | JULY 1994

Netflix Canada Release: May 18, 2017

While not intelligent, Forrest Gump has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him ( 70 more words


CASINO (1995)

178 mins | Crime, Drama, Award Winner | Rated R | NOV 1995

Netflix Canada Release: May 20, 2017

Greed, deception, money, power, and murder occur between two best friends: a mafia underboss and a casino owner, for a trophy wife over a gambling empire ( 44 more words



122 mins | Comedy, Drama, Romance, Award Winner | Rated R | DEC 2012

Netflix Canada Release: May 21, 2017

After a stint in a mental institution, former teacher Pat Solitano moves back in with his parents and tries to reconcile with his ex-wife. 67 more words


How to make linguistics sexy MOVIE/BOOK COMPARISON 'Arrival' and 'The Story of Your Life' by Ted Chiang

Genre: Science Fiction

This book was reviewed on the ABC radio program ‘Overnights with Rod Quinn’ as part of my Christmas special. The podcast of the review is available under the ‘Podcasts’ tab if you want to hear the full review (: 473 more words

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