There’s A Whole Lotta Rhythm Going ‘Round

Today I went to the Vegetarian Food Festival at Harbourfront. I've gone pretty much every year since I've lived in Toronto, and it's such a treat every time! The hippy music, the kind-hearted, compassionate people, the amazing food. My favourite place to eat is Zen Gardens - they serve 'meat' skewers, drumsticks, dumplings, and other [...]

People That Read A Lot Are Never In Trouble

This evening I went to see Lawrence Hill speak at the Toronto Reference Library. I love going to author talks, and this fall the Eh List Series is featuring the most amazing writers, including Salman Rushdie, Geraldine Brooks, and Shilpi Somaya Gowda. He talked about his new book, The Illegal, that focuses on the plight of refugees. I [...]