my childhood home.

Take the River Road #2 out of Emo and drive for about 5 minutes.  Take a left on George Road. The big tree in front of the house, we call it Auntie Carolyn.  When people in our family pass away, we plant a tree in their memory.  Every Christmas, Auntie Carolyn is lit up with …

Kate.

Past My past life was what you might call ‘typically corporate’. I lived in downtown Toronto, worked a full-time brand management job, which I spent two hours commuting to every day. I worked hard, long hours, brought my dog to work with me, skated on a synchronized skating team in my spare time and was …

past. present. future.

inspired by the format of interviews in Flow magazine (past, present, future with photo collages), I wanted to try creating one my own. 5 years ago, I would have written a very different story. But after lots of revisiting of the past and reflection, I'm in a very different place. a hopeful one.

Shannon.

“How are you?” friends would ask and I’d inevitably answer “busy.” Sorry I’m so late getting back to you, sorry we haven’t made plans for coffee yet. Things are hectic. Ugh, I forgot about whatever theme day it is at school. Yikes, I’m late again! Busy is the new normal right?This is a story about …