Bad Boy

18 Feb 19
Stop Loving Everything

Two months into 2019, yeah yeah. I have a late pass. This isn’t everything, btw. I’ve omitted a few unbearably bad (one of them anti-Semitic) books I had to read for a gig economy job. No order. Transit  Kudos Rachel Cusk Numbers two and three in Cusk’s earned take on WG Sebald’s innerspace fiction. Or, […]

18 Feb 19
misfit

So I’ve got loads going on. Moved to new a country, trying to make friends and work out a new life. I can’t spend the rest of my Saturdays having parties for one (as good as they are). I’ve got exams to study for (and boy do I want to pass them first time round […]

18 Feb 19
Nerd.Teacher.Dad.

As I’m currently laid up for a day or so, due to a fall on the ice, I thought I’d share what I’ve been up to these past few days.  In this era, everyone’s about the “side-hustle.” Whether you’re driving for Uber, doing micro-jobs, or letting people rent your guest room via Airbnb, a lot […]

18 Feb 19
Non-Stop Entertainment

Wedding Disaster Stories and What to Learn From Them Everyone wants their wedding to be perfect. With the amount of time, money, and planning that goes into the day, it’s never a good feeling when a problem arises and something unexpectedly goes wrong. However, every once in a while, there is a wedding that has […]

18 Feb 19
Feminist Musings

Growing up in Canada, getting your period in middle school was one of the most exciting things that could happen to you. While every other girl came to school with a backpack full of pads, I sat and waited patiently for that little spot of blood that was sure to appear on my underwear. At […]

18 Feb 19
FilmEra

This week’s episode continues with Quentin’s personal sidebar, the death of his father.

18 Feb 19
Kid's Literature blog

This week is realistic fiction children’s books. There were so many to choose from so I went with the once that jumped out at me, all for very different reasons. The Invisible Boy Written by Trudy Ludwig Illustrated by Patrice Barton Falling Towers Written by Jewell Parker Rhodes Walk Two Moons Written by Sharon Creech […]

18 Feb 19
The Blogging of Linde 127

If you’ve got broken up with the love of your life and she is within a rebound relationship, how do you get her back?When your ex is dating someone else to get over you that is what you call a rebound broken relationship. Rebound relationships prevent people from having to deal with the sentiments of […]

18 Feb 19
CapoVelo.com

photo credit @ Helen Wyman Facebook 10-time British cyclocross National Champion, Helen Wyman, announced her retirement from racing at the end of the season today.  The 36-year old said, “in an increasingly competitive sport you cannot achieve what you are capable of without huge desire. If I continued I feel I would not be doing myself […]

18 Feb 19
jai's blog

I had this great opportunity to hear a story about a boy who has been considered himself underdog and before he could tell me his story I was just thinking that just because we all drunk and being drunk means you need to say something like anything but as the story goes initially we were […]

18 Feb 19
Mackenzie Fleming

Early on Friday morning, I rolled over with groggy eyes and read a text message that tore my heart in two. The only way I knew how to react was to cry – for the loss of hope, for the stunning reality that things aren’t always how they seem – but no tears would come […]

18 Feb 19
I Just Read About That...

SOUNDTRACK: MOUNTAIN MAN-Tiny Desk Concert #824 (February 13, 2019). I had only heard of Mountain Man from an earlier Field Recordings Session on NPR–back in 2012!  Since then the individuals have all gone to different successes but they have reconvened for a new album and this Tiny Desk Concert.  We’ll also be seeing them at […]