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I put together a recycling program at my work months ago, which involved printing lists and labels for the walls and bins, putting together a recycling presentation to educate my co-workers, and doing a lot of research on what you can and can’t recycle in Ottawa. My conclusion: recycling sucks. Okay, not really. Recycling is […]


Six years ago, for period of a few months, I wrote a new poem almost every day. They all had to do with the ocean, mermaids, sirens, mythology and fantasy. It was a pretty fantastic time for me and I’ve never been able to replicate it. Sometimes it feels like I can barely string a […]

Pack Rat

I have a minor pack-rat mentality. I like deals. I like to stock up when the prices are good. It doesn’t matter if it’s clothes, books, food, or body-care products. In the case of body-care products, I overestimate how much I can use and how long it takes me to finish a single bottle. As […]