A while back, I promised to re-write a poem from my childhood in which I'd chosen to honour friends. I'd then promised to rewrite that poem some time within roughly the next year. Then I had to admit online that I couldn't
Positive thinking pops up once in awhile in my social media feeds. It seems a new trend is criticizing its usefulness, though I've also read other critics who say it’s empty, even harmful. (The New Yorker has a well-rounded article on the research of
In 2012, Canada's copyright law was updated, including expanding the definition of fair use and providing clearer guidelines for what constitutes copyright infringement in the digital world. (The Globe & Mail has a short article on those changes.) According to several
Dedication to one's craft requires sacrifices, and you have to know how much you're willing to give up to achieve what you define as success (assuming you can achieve it). I recently interviewed Jeff Hyslop, a Canadian stage and television icon.