Every year, for four to six months, life in Canada is full of big and small winter struggles. Here are ten situations you’re probably familiar with if you’ve ever considered using the car trunk as a freezer.
Involuntarily, I paid $50 to be introduced to online porn at the age of 35. Fuck me (no, not literally…)
I spent most of September and October working on a very long assignment I’d call the “Inuit project”. “The who?” my mom asked when I mentioned the workload that was keeping me awake until ungodly hours.
Some people can handle cold weather, some people can’t. Clearly, I can’t. I don’t even like ice in my drinks.
Parent-teacher meetings are this week. We have the 9:00-9:10 slot. Should be a fun 10 minutes.
I’m a freelancer. Not only there’s no guarantee I’ll get assignments, but there’s always a small risk I won’t be paid. Illegal, sure, but who’s looking forward to a legal battle?
Blogging seems to be so yesterday. In this day and age, you argue on Twitter, show your flawless lifestyle on Instagram and spread the word on Facebook.
My friend’s kid is going as a giraffe. Mark is “Georgie”, the first kid murdered by Pennywise the clown in “It”. Clearly, I failed at parenting.
Please, tell me I’m not the only one!
I made many mistakes over the years, especially when I first came to Canada. Maybe these “lessons learn” can help you?
Some years, fall can be like a long French movie where you can almost see each leaf changing colour while having an identity crisis and wondering about the meaning of life.
Today, Canada has become the second country in the world where recreational marijuana is legal on a national level.
I have dreams, projects, ideas, the whole shebang. But when? When do I get to tackle them?
Happy birthday, Mark. You’ve been looking forward to being 6 for almost a year now. No, we can’t pretend you’re ten. Sorry.
Who are those people who look back at their school years with nostalgia?
The couple, a man and a woman, were sidewalk experts. That alone was noteworthy. But then, something strange happened.
Adult life can be stressful at times and the option that many people take is…
Turned out we weren’t hit by two tornadoes but six.
I reached over to grab my phone, plugged to the charger because surely, the power must have been restored at one point during the night.
There are events you know you will recall vividly years later—what you were doing, where you were, how you dealt with the situation.
At 7:01 p.m., the line went dead and I started swearing in both official languages.
You’re leaving your family and your friends behind to start a new life in a…
Maybe it’s not too late to pick up another harmless activity—knitting? Rock climbing? Blogg—oh, never mind.