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Author and #NotOkay Activist Kelly Oxford- Canada’s Top Twitter Pick of 2016

Kelly Oxford is no stranger to social media. Perhaps you recognize her from TIME Magazine’s best 140 Twitter feeds of 2011 and 2012. Or maybe you’ve read her hilarious memoir “Everything is Perfect When You’re a Liar,” which became a New York Times Bestseller in 2013. Or maybe (like me) you’re obsessed with her Instagram […]

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Literature to Help You Find Yourself

Here’s a thought-provoking question. How did you figure out who you are? Was it through friends, or family, or a hobby? Or, have you still not figured it out? Either way, it is my belief that almost everyone endures a stretch of time where they are completely lost and do not have the slightest idea who […]

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On Nora Ephron

June 26, 2012. My journal page from that day says simply: “Nora is gone. Nora is gone and I never got to say thank you. Nora is gone and I will never be the same.” I was just barely 21 years old. I had only been in New York for a year — a whirlwind […]

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Nora Ephron wants you to be the heroine of your life

How are you a heroine in your life? You might know Nora Ephron as the director of classic rom-coms like ‘You’ve Got Mail’ and ‘Sleepless in Seattle’ , but it’s her focus on strong female characters that brought to light feminism in film. Ephron broke the stereotype that movies about women can’t succeed. That women can’t be […]

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Joan Didion: Write what you want and fear

Write what you see. Write what you feel. Write what you fear.

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