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Scott Pilgrim’s Such an Unreliable Narrator

One of my favourite movies is Scott Pilgrim vs the World. I’m pretty sure both the movie and the comic book it was based off was written specifically for me because every line and every image appeals to the awesome … Continue reading

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Why Do You Read?

Today’s post is going to be a little different because it’s assignment week here for me so everything’s due and I’m busy staring at the calendar, desperately wondering where all my time went. Accordingly, this post is about me asking … Continue reading

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5 Things I Don’t Understand

Every now and again (read: all of the time) I stumble upon (read: generally, it’s more of a faceplant) things and topics I just don’t get. Hard to believe, I know, but there it is. So, in the hopes of … Continue reading

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What I’m Reading: Only about the coolest job in the world

As part of one of my courses, I’ve got to start keeping a blog under my own name chatting about writing and creative non-fiction (CNF to the cool kids) in particular. Since I’m not a big fan of redundancy, and … Continue reading

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Reading Difficulties

What could be easier than reading? It’s a simple process. There’s words, you run your eyes over them and you translate the words into meaning. Simplicity. There’s nothing at all complex about how people read… right? Reading is an extremely … Continue reading

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Finding time to write on the Holidays

The holidays are a great time of year, aren’t they? You get a few days off, you get to recharge your batteries, maybe see some relatives (maybe hide from some relatives) and you also get some much needed time to … Continue reading

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Honesty is the best policy

This year I participated in and won NaNoWriMo 2011. In one month I bashed out 50022 words of prose that was by turns inspired and hard fought. There were triumphs, there were tragedies, there were fires and unexpected love stories … Continue reading

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