Archive for May, 2013

TGIF – Productivity, Sinking Ships and Sabbaticals

Posted on May 31st, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

Happy Friday! June is here and that means a solid month of NON stop events in Toronto. I’m exhausted just thinking about it, but also, excited. It’s probably the best month of the year to be in Toronto, though September comes in a close second. Today’s image is particularly relevant to my life as I […]

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Giveaway – Tickets to The Giacomo Variations Starring John Malkovich

Posted on May 31st, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

The incredible John Malkovich is coming to Toronto very soon with his play, The Giacomo Variations, and thanks to Show One Productions I have a pair of tickets to giveaway to the June 8th performance at the Elgin Theatre! I’ve been a huge fan of John Malkovich since I saw Spike Jonze’s mind bending Being John […]

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Today’s Quote – A Daring Adventure

Posted on May 29th, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.

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On Dead Poets Society and Great Teachers

Posted on May 27th, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

I somehow only just watched Dead Poet’s Society all the way through when it aired on TV over Christmas, and of course I loved it so much I proceeded to PVR it and watch it a few more times in a row. It reminded me of just how important great teachers are, and how rare […]

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An Interactive Map Of Every Place Bob Dylan Ever Sang About

Posted on May 25th, 2013 by by Lisa Lagace

  Bob Dylan’s 72nd birthday was yesterday, and yet again (remember this?) people have come up with a creative way to celebrate it and honour my favourite lyricist. This time it’s the good people at Slate, who created this interactive map that shows every place he has ever wrote about in a song – complete […]

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