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Dave Bidini: Why we shouldn't write Elton John off quite yet

My son turned 13 last week, and even though you want your children to be themselves and do their own thing, their eyes are mirrors and when they say that thing, that one word, it’s like listening to an old recording of yourself. 871 more words

Arts

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“There are many who believe that one cannot truly know a sport without actually playing it, but watching certain games can be an intense physical experience. 1,234 more words

Passages

Dave Bidini--For Those About to Write: How I Learned to Love Books and Why I Had to Write Them (2007)

SOUNDTRACK: NELLY FURTADO-“Time Stand Still” (2010).

I stumbled upon this cover of a Rush song when I learned about Score: A Hockey Musical (which I stumbled on when looking for information about Dave Bidini).  891 more words

Short Books

Two journalists you don't know but should be reading

DAVE BIDINI: because the former Rheostatics musician is just a good a writer as he was/is at making music.

GWYN DYER: I’ve been reading and listening to Gwyn for four decades and he has never disappointed. Not once. Ever.

Why is CBS punishing Rihanna instead of the NFL and Ray Rice?

It hasn’t been a good week for the National Football League.

Thanks to the whole Ray Rice domestic abuse fiasco, the spotlight has been squarely put on the league, who has been criticized for its mishandling of the affair as well as having other issues such as drug abuse, bullying, and inadequate treatment of head injuries splashed once again all over the media. 189 more words

Awesome Sound

BIFB Side Project: June, Steven Heighton, Patient Frame


“since love can always bear

another testing, can even crack

into strange new strengths”

I’ve said this of short stories but it’s even truer of poetry – I don’t read it enough. 327 more words

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Dave Bidini: Maple Leaf Forever Park — Gone in a blue puff of smoke

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PARKLIFE: Dave Bidini tours Toronto’s parks and parkettes, one at a time. This week: Maple Leaf Forever Park, near Queen Street East and Leslie. 603 more words

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