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my ultimate nights

I played my last game of ultimate frisbee with a local pickup group here tonight, after which we retired to someone’s apartment for beer and homemade salsa. ...

universal suffrage

So at a potluck here last night (which was great fun – plenty of friends had come in part to see me off), we got to talking about the state of the world, and...

a difficult day

I spent the afternoon with family visiting my paternal grandmother, who is spending a week in a Toronto-area hospital near her home for observation. I’m not...

the trouble with irshad manji

So last night I attended a talk by Irshad Manji, former host of City TV’s Queer Television and author of The Trouble With Islam: A Wake-Up Call for Honesty a...

i found a place!

yay! it’s a lovely & affordable 4½ (montréal lingo for “four rooms plus a bathroom”) with one friendly roommate in a quiet neighbourhood a 15 minute wal...