Let’s Talk

I just got home from Chapters - I spent the afternoon there reading. I have exactly three weeks before my next book club meeting on the 21st, and my goal is to read the whole book at Chapters (can't buy them all!). The book selection for this month is "Stay With Me" by Ayobami Adebayo. It's … Continue reading Let’s Talk

Crazy Yet Blissful

Week 33! Only 19 more to go. It was a very rainy day on Monday. I started out in the morning tutoring a teenage girl who is a refugee from Syria. Since I've been here, I've had some time to help her out with preparing for grade 9. She wants to attend a local high school … Continue reading Crazy Yet Blissful

Life Is A Balancing Act

Today was an amazing day. It started off with a session at the International Festival of Authors about short story writing. After that session I went to one with Christian Bok, who translates poems into genomes. The last session of the day was called "Modern Refugee" and it featured three authors that write about the experiences … Continue reading Life Is A Balancing Act