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25th edition of the First Peoples Festival

Présence autochtone, the 25th edition of the First Peoples Festival, is currently taking place at Place des Arts in Montréal, and is definitely worth checking out. 295 more words


On child abuse: "Snow in the water"

A small girl and a tall, middle-aged man eat lunch together at the local fast food restaurant. Both have sauce on their face: him on his chin, her just above her left eyebrow, and both eat the French fries between them with ferocity. 421 more words


Not Afraid of Drowning

The first time they met was spectacular. She moved her hands across her body like breath, and told her every lurid detail of her dreams. She listened so hard and attentive as they untangled the depths, brushing pollen from her cheek and unfolding the bedsheets. 587 more words


On Mental Health: "blue"

She felt all sorts of colours, but she noticed blue the most.  Its thin translucent shade seemed to seep into the corners of her eyes, through her tear ducts, tainting everything in a filmy azure haze.  594 more words


Distressed Denim + Tailored Silk + Crepes

While summer is in full swing and cut-off shorts are most definitely still all the rage, pairing them with more structured pieces can definitely add a little extra flair to a pair of shorts that is otherwise normally considered a more festival appropriate piece.  236 more words



Music is one of the most powerful methods of expression. It can change your mood instantly. One of my favourite instruments is the guitar. I tried playing the guitar a few times in my life, but I just can’t get into the groove. 99 more words