The 25 year lockout

March 26, 2014 0

Canada is known for its cold temperatures, warm-hearted people and of course hockey. The recent win of the gold medal in men’s and women’s hockey…

We, not he

March 26, 2014 0

Facebook scrolling proved fruitful last Saturday night. While perusing down my newsfeed, I came across a quote deserving of full recognition. [thesil_related_posts_sc]Related Posts[/thesil_related_posts_sc] “Often the…

Wax on a cake

March 20, 2014 0

I cried on my sweet sixteen. While my parents sang “Happy Birthday” in thick, heavy accents, and lit candles were dancing to the tune of…

Setting stigma aside

March 19, 2014 0

The other day, I stumbled upon an interesting opinion article on the internet. A university student was defending her decision to work as a porn…

Can I have some more?

March 19, 2014 0

This article is focused on four soup kitchens in downtown Hamilton. Each is distinct but collectively they share quite a few commonalities. These four are:…

A concert for one

March 19, 2014 0

“Come with me,” I begged my cousin. “I really don’t feel like it,” she says. “Just go by yourself, you’ll be fine.” As silly as…

How to be a doctor

March 13, 2014 0

“Be a doctor, Kacper.” I’m six and he’s 63 and with hands carved by dirt and eyes worn and tired, he outlines a world of…