My Reality


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Why I’m Giving Up Shopping for 2015

I enjoy shopping. I’m not too high-brow to admit that. I particularly like shopping for clothes. I am fortunate that I have never had ... [ more ]

I enjoy shopping. I’m not too high-brow to admit that. I particularly like shopping ... [ more ]

I enjoy shopping. I’m not too high-brow to admit that. I particularly like shopping for clothes. I am fortunate ... [ more ]

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My Roommate Ordered Someone to Rape Me When I Was a Student at Queen’s

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order to be heard. I complained to my university 10 years ... [ more ]

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order ... [ more ]

Victims of sexual violence shouldn’t have to complain to The Toronto Star in order to be heard. I complained ... [ more ]

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My Reality: I Was Assaulted in Thailand

Two weeks into our trip, bar men spiked our drinks at their beach bar. We were separated from one another and later I awoke ... [ more ]

Two weeks into our trip, bar men spiked our drinks at their beach bar. ... [ more ]

Two weeks into our trip, bar men spiked our drinks at their beach bar. We were separated from one ... [ more ]

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On Jian Ghomeshi and Presumptions of Innocence and Guilt

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to the police or made their names public don't understand one ... [ more ]

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to ... [ more ]

Those who question why the women speaking out about Jian Ghomeshi haven't gone to the police or made their ... [ more ]

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A Terrible Thing Happened in My City Yesterday

A terrible thing happened in Ottawa today and it doesn’t feel like it's ended yet. I live in the downtown area, and the wail ... [ more ]

A terrible thing happened in Ottawa today and it doesn’t feel like it's ended ... [ more ]

A terrible thing happened in Ottawa today and it doesn’t feel like it's ended yet. I live in the ... [ more ]

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What I Gained By Sharing My Biggest Secret

About a year and a half ago I went public with what had previously been my biggest secret, something I lived every day dreading ... [ more ]

About a year and a half ago I went public with what had previously ... [ more ]

About a year and a half ago I went public with what had previously been my biggest secret, something ... [ more ]