Saying later baby to my favourite show of all time.

The first time I watched Dirty Dancing, I was so generally moved by the film, I joined in the final dance sequence, simultaneously dancing and sobbing as Patrick Swayze picked up Baby for the epic jump. If you can imagine this weird, emotional scene times ten, you can get a sense of how I felt…

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Farewell to Nova Scotia, for now.

When I was in High School, I couldn’t wait to graduate. When I was looking at universities, I planned to apply out of province. After I got my degree, I looked for jobs elsewhere. I always seemed to have one foot out the door but I never actually left. Opportunity isn’t a word often associated…

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Best Friend World Tour

For 48 days, I travelled to three continents* and spent time with four of my best friends. Speckled in between were new acquaintances, family of sorts and friends-of-friends. It was a perfect collection of people and places I won’t soon forget. I tried to take it all in by getting it down on paper. I brought along a…

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