As the old curse goes, we certainly are living in interesting times here in the year 2017. A couple of… Read more The simple hack to change someone’s mind!
I was reading one of those articles. You know, the job hunting and/or career advice ones where they tell you… Read more On the contrary: personal “branding”
I feel like a broken record, but it’s been another long stretch of non-blogging. Site updates are coming soon, however.… Read more Life moves pretty fast
New Year’s Eve is almost here. The ultimate deadline, there’s no putting it off. It’s also that lull week between… Read more One more sleep to countdown to 2015. How was your year?
Vancouver, BC, has many spectacular natural sights. Views we have in abundance; go to any high place and you can… Read more Meditations on crowing
There it is. I’m going to open up. Sort of. No, I’m going to try. I consume too much media… Read more Confession booth: I’m a bad blogger
The European horsemeat scandal got a little too close to home with the news that Swedish meatballs sold at IKEA… Read more Editor’s eats: Swedish meatballs
The other day on the train, a woman across the aisle dropped her book, and at a glance, you could… Read more E-books for the ladies of the world
The consequence of living is accumulating stuff. Papers and brochures and business cards from travels or taking a class or… Read more Decluttering
First they took us all to task for our font snobbery. Now they’re telling punctuation bar jokes. Whenever I visit… Read more Madly crushing on McSweeney’s Internet Tendency
Today I couldn’t find the bus pass. I had it last night when I got on the bus home, but… Read more A finder of lost things
Lately I’ve become disillusioned with the whole social media thing. Though I’ve never understood Twitter, I’ve always liked Facebook as… Read more Social media: hype or hassle
Kirby Ferguson, also known as Goodie Bag, is a mad genius. His videoblog/monologues may not all be work-safe viewing, but… Read more Friday afternoon crush: Kirby
After an outcry by arts groups, mainly by Vancouver’s wonderful Alliance for Arts and Culture, it seems that the government… Read more OK, what’s in the other hand?
I have a bad habit of watching/reading the news in the morning. Today is Budget Day in the province formerly… Read more We’re not gonna take it
For the last couple weeks, it seems like you can’t open an ear without hearing “Twitter” or “Tweet” or some… Read more The Twit stops here
My friend Rob sent me a link to the blog My First Dictionary. It’s gloriously dark and ironic. Rob is… Read more Word of the day: awesome