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Newcomer Pt. 3

One phrase: Show up.

When you move to another country, it’s a given that everything will become unfamiliar. But, give it time. I’ve been in Canada for 5 years now and I only really started to have friends around 2-3 years ago. 573 more words

Life Stories

Settler Identity

Why “Canadian Identity” has been so evasive.

The desperate need for Settlers to define themselves is palpable. We ask people from overseas what they think of us. 719 more words

Calendar Reform


So, it is very obvious to see that this is a brand new blog and so I thought it would be pretty useful for me to properly introduce myself and give some insight into my aims for this site. 338 more words


Newcomer Pt. 2

Disclaimer: I’m not a legal or policy expert. I’m writing based on my own experience and I recognise that this may be different from another person’s experience, especially if that person lives outside Ontario. 530 more words

Life Stories

It's Happening

Finally… as I am sitting here writing this, my big dog McKenzie, is playing with the puppy, Tallula! It is crazy how a newcomer can disrupt the whole house! 344 more words

Street Fighter V Fans Are Not Sure What To Make Of Seemingly Simplistic Newcomer Ed

(Source: compete.kotaku.com)

Last weekend saw Capcom open up a special beta for Street Fighter V which, in addition to giving the community a chance to try the game’s improved online modes, provided a preview for the next downloadable character. 688 more words


Toxic Church Experience | God's Plan?


It happened.

I learned what it meant to be on the other side of the fence.

The fence between hoping to be a part of a church, and being part of a church. 963 more words