Category Archives: Etc.
Today is the first of September, a date which for many students across this country marks the beginning of a new year. Some return to another year of school, some to a new year somewhere else. For most of my … Continue reading
Just over a week ago an article published by an NPR intern regarding her music library (and how little of it is legal) went viral. This article, published by Emily White on the All Songs Considered music blog has sparked … Continue reading
I really should refrain, out of respect for my future self and my solitary follower, but writing can be cathartic, and that’s rather the point of this blog. I know that four years, ten years, fourteen years from now when … Continue reading
Ever since I began using email for more academic and professional reasons, I’ve struggled with knowing how to sign off. Do I use a simple “thank you,” or do I offer “kind regards”? What about warm ones? Can I send … Continue reading
Every time I tell someone I’m a vegetarian, the questions roll in like rainclouds in Vancouver. “What? I could have sworn you used to eat meat!” “But how do you live without bacon?” “Well, can you still eat, like, um, … Continue reading