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The Nature of the Feast

Have you heard of a Canadian author called Louise Penny?  I have read many of her books, probably all of them, and her mystery series set in Quebec is one of my all-time favourite series.  81 more words

Books

Ollie and Emma is now online!!

What makes this webseries different than all the other indie films and romantic comedies?  Is it just because she’s First Nations and he is a white suburban guy like myself?  521 more words

75. Turtle Valley (Gail Anderson-Dargatz)

Gail Anderson-Dargatz is a Canadian author presenting at the fantastic Grimsby Author Series this fall.  Prior to this event which will be promoting her latest book The Spawning Grounds, I am reading previous novels.   248 more words

Fiction

Bangladeshi-born Canadian suspected terrorist killed: 'Cafe attack planner killed' in police raid -- Banned Islamist group, Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) under attack

Police in Bangladesh killed three suspected militants Saturday, including an alleged mastermind of a major attack on a cafe last month that left 20 people dead. 484 more words

Maya Kulenovic

Maya Kulenovic (born March 1, 1975 in Sarajevo, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia) is a Canadian artist and painter. She lives and works in Toronto, Canada. 85 more words

Art

Unwinding in Abuja

There is one key advantage to being undersized when flying—less of a burden for your wings

Ha! 

But really, being small gives you the option to manoeuvre into one particular seated position that our bodies naturally associate with the desire to sleep:  sitting at a desk.   832 more words

Travel