Book Gift Guide

Book Gift Guide

Christmas is around the corner and we're probably all trying to figure out what we want to give to our loved ones. I find Christmas to be the perfect opportunity to share my favourite books with my relatives and friends, even if they're not perennial readers. Some of them probably haven't met with a book [...]

Lists

Lists

A couple months ago, I came across a Listography Journal that immediately caught my attention. This book is perfect for anyone who loves writing down lists, including myself. There's no denying that I just love making lists and having all of my cluttered thoughts stacked up in a neat pile on a piece of paper. I [...]

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”

Fall: the season of change and endings. The trees that once thrived during spring and summer are now facing months of slumber. The warm sunshine hides behind grey clouds, heavy raindrops and bitter winds. But despite this melancholy picture, Fall is also the season of vibrant colours: orange-red leaves scattered over pavements, pumpkins decorating windowsills [...]

Sounds

Sounds

The world is a place of noise and chaos. People talking over each other. Horns blaring in a twisted line of traffic. Construction works drowning out the sound of your own thoughts. How do we even survive this bedlam? How can we hear ourselves speak if the words are instantly snatched from our lips? The [...]

I. Classics

I. Classics

One of my main resolutions of 2018 was to read more classics. Now I know that it sounds absolutely cliched, especially considering how this goal has been cropping up in every yearly resolution while never showing any inclination to do anything about it. However, something has changed this year. I guess you could say that [...]