The Get Down- Music, Youth, Hope.

With all the hype Stranger Things received this summer, it was hard to notice any other Netflix Original Series that were released around the same time. This is definitely the case for Netflix’s phenomenal, but significantly less popular show, The Get Down, a six episode series created by “Romeo + Juliet” director Baz Luhrmann. Netflix has become not just a widely popular streaming server, but … Continue reading The Get Down- Music, Youth, Hope.

How to Conquer the Monster: Stress!

Sitting at the table for the past three hours, and a blank page screaming at you to get your life together, to start writing already, was definitely not helping anyone calm down. Every time you put pen to paper, another project or problem would pop into your head, until you had assignments, people, places, dates, floating around, until all you could think about was slamming … Continue reading How to Conquer the Monster: Stress!

Welcome Home 6 God

Emily Reynolds              Drake’s ever-lasting love for Toronto, or “the 6”, was clear as day during his October 8th concert at the Air Canada Centre.  Toronto’s beloved rapper had to cancel three shows on his Summer Sixteen Tour, including one in Toronto, due to an injured ankle.  He managed, however, to hold it together for one show in his hometown. … Continue reading Welcome Home 6 God

“Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List” Movie Review

How many movies have you seen where a main character is gay? How about bisexual? Surprisingly, most people don’t even know what bisexuality entails. It isn’t only the fault of the miseducation of the subject, but it is also the fault of media excluding diverse sexualities from the entertainment field. So, when Netflix starts recommending a film which includes exactly this, how could an LGBT+ … Continue reading “Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List” Movie Review

Emily’s Concert Tips

I love concerts.  To me, there’s nothing better than seeing your favourite band come out on stage and being in the audience, dancing, singing and jamming out.  I’m no professional concert-goer, really, but I think I’ve been to enough to share my personal advice and experience.  Here are my personal tips for going to concerts that I’ve picked up over the years.  Enjoy! Wear closed-toed … Continue reading Emily’s Concert Tips