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Summer Running

July 23, 2011


Summer running, how I hate thee!  In some ways it is nice to run in the sunshine, but that same happy sun can beat down on you without mercy and leave you scrambling for shade. When the temperatures get too high, there is no way to be comfortable.  I’m Canadian born and raised, so what […]

Toronto Fringe Festival

July 18, 2011


I love the Toronto Fringe Festival.  It is a chance to see some really creative, cool theatre stuff,  some  of which is simply not commercially viable.  Not because it isn’t good enough (far from it), but because it doesn’t lend itself to large production, either by subject matter or presentation. In fact, I call it […]

The Love Guru

July 12, 2011


Mike Myers is genius. I don’t think he gets enough respect, considering this fact. When he was on Saturday Night Live, some of the best SNL characters were his.  My favourites included: -Dieter, the ultimate pretentious German hipster, host of Sprockets -Simon, the neglected little boy who hosts a show about his drawings from his […]

Summer Sadness

July 6, 2011


Summer sadness is the worst sadness of all!  I know I should be having a good time, and enjoying the summer, but maybe that is part of the sadness, that pressure to be happy, happy! A while ago, I was part of a happy gathering for a handfasting, (a Wiccan wedding-I was part of the […]