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An Eating & Drinking Guide to Charlottetown, PEI

Charlottetown is the capital of Prince Edward Island (PEI). The city is known as the “Birthplace of Confederation” after the historic 1864 Charlottetown Conference that took place there, leading to Confederation, and the creation of Canada as a country. 562 more words


The Secret History

Writing a review of Donna Tartt’s most famous work is a daunting task, as The Secret History is something of a cult classic, is adored by so many and I fear my comparatively meagre writing style can never claim to discuss such elegant prose. 352 more words


One Time, at Summer Camp...

Camp is a bubble. We learn that the first day we arrive onto camp-one of the few mantras we repeat until experienced. We, two yellow school buses full of staff, I the California chick among a population of European ladies and gents, drive us nearly three hours from Manhattan into the depths of Incarnation Camp. 315 more words


Exploration of Lighthouses

The ocean is one of my favorite places, and with the coast comes lighthouses. Anytime I am traveling near a lighthouse, I try to go out of my way to see it. 511 more words

The Concrete Ship

During and after the first World War, the Liberty Ship Company of Brunswick, Georgia, produced 12 ships made of concrete.  The second one was the… 213 more words

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Running Water

No, I’m not talking about that convenient spigot full of fluoride-infused water that most Americans take for granted – I’m talking about rivers, streams, runs, brooks, creaks, and “cricks”. 92 more words

East Coast

East Coast Stand-by: Waffle House - Anywhere but here...

If you’re on the east coast, and you’re beat up from the road, there is no better place to gather your thoughts and reflect on your travels that over a waffle and a double order of hash browns, covered, peppered, and chunked.

Matthew Berdyck