Archive for the ‘Future’ Category

So the first day started pretty slow. I met with my fellow participants in advance to discuss life and stuff over coffee. We then proceeded to register at the Institute without Boundaries. They have a great facility, which has a very creative and inspiring vibe. Once we received our welcome package (including my first official […]


It seems I am continually urged to write after reading articles in the paper. This instalment is in regards to the front-page article by Leah McLaren discussing the recent “craze” centered on the idea of happiness in the public consciousness. She delves into the backlash on happiness, “If I often feel annoyed with the state […]


Yes I would call it a crisis. In recent years the gentrification cycle has been working in overdrive. As the artists and creatives move to a new area, the commercial developers are following close behind with condos and Starbucks’. Today’s Star had two articles covering the recent developments in this issue and brought a more […]


Day 35, originally uploaded by nate archer.   It occurred to me that the way people spend their days may mimic how they live their lives. As I sit here typing this at 10:26 PM I’m in the last few hours of the day, I have an incredible creative urge. Earlier in the day I […]


“Life is more important than blogging!” As wrong as that may sound, it is true. It is also the reason why I have been absent this past week. However in my time off from the blog I attended the Vapor Independant Music Showcase @ the El Mocambo. the show was terrific and featured some great […]