Arts & Culture, Of the week

Of the Week

Movie: If you're looking for your new favourite romantic comedy, look no further than The F Word. (Or What If if you live in America.) Writer Elan Mastai and director Michael Dowse deliver on all levels. It's sweet; it's hilarious; it's touching; and it's truthful. Mastai has been quoted as saying "... everyone is an expert (on romantic comedies)." That… Continue reading Of the Week

Arts & Culture, Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned (Sleepy Tom Edition)

You guys! My little brother is DJing in New York City tonight. New York-freaking-City! So I was going to go into this whole tirade about working hard and following your dreams and how proud I am and the lessons I've learned and other mushy stuff like that, but it's Saturday and my brain is sleepy. So,… Continue reading Lessons Learned (Sleepy Tom Edition)

Arts & Culture, Los Angeles, Vancouver

Back in the Homeland

Mere hours off the plane, I'm decked out in fancy rain boots, sporting zero makeup, and trudging through the rain to dine at the Na'am. Vancouver, never change. Leaving L.A. was extremely bittersweet. I'll write more about it in the coming days, I'm sure, when I've had more time to reflect. Saying goodbye to Hayley… Continue reading Back in the Homeland