How to answer to your calling when so many phones are ringing #GLamour

This Valentine's day I'm reflecting on love. But, as much as I'd like to write on the things to look for in a significant other, or on the concept of loving yourself before anybody else does, I've been facing an ongoing dilemma with my life for the past couple years and it's this: What do…

Why we need someone like Trump

My prof in my creative writing class today asked, "Why is silence sometimes sweeter than sound?" And having just gotten off Twitter from reading way too many depressing tweets, I was about to raise my hand to say, "If Trump was silent for the past 40 years, this morning would have been much sweeter." But that's not true.…

*Thoughts on Terrorism: Love, it might save a soul

Give in to your fear of misfortune, You will harden your heart. Lead yourself to ignorance, You will be prone to hatred. Neglect compassion for humanity, You will have killed good emotion. Could you forgive more? Share more? Smile more? Try more? ...Just a little more? Are you not a lover of unity? Is it not…

In honour of #IWD: Ladies, it starts with us!

If you've been tweeting about International Women's Day because you've been trying to tell men or more specifically your EX that he should have loved you more, you're doing it wrong. Thankfully most of the posts I've seen all week are by beautiful ladies showing some love to the influential women in their lives! This week is all about empowering women.…

8 signs that say you should go & love yourself

Chocolate-eating-flower-sniffing-Sunday-lovin' is 5 days away!! The pink and red colour-inspired aisles at Wal-Mart, the new chick flicks in theatres, and the chocolates that go on sale on the 15th day of this month? I'm definitely a huge fan of V-day, but not just for the reasons the sales people at diamond stores and chocolate factories believe in. I…