There Is Something In The Air – A Short Essay

About 70,000 or 80,000 Canadians are legally entitled to consume marijuana, but this number is much lower than those seeking change. During the summer of 2015 there was a small window of time when some Medical Marijuana Dispensary’s had smoking lounges for customers use. I found them to be safe, relaxed, and a communal space for people…

An Invitation to a Native Potlatch – Alert Bay, B.C.

We woke up in Campbell River, on Vancouver Island, B.C., and while it wasn’t raining, the puddles in the parking lot were frozen. The further north we went after we left the hotel, the more the land surrounding us became open and remote. In all directions it became dense and thickly forested. All different shades of green could…

Timeless Ancient #Philosophybyte

I began to explore a possibility. That life could be learned from those who had lived in earnest and captured it in their literature. Like it is with any subject. To study philosophy is to study life, and its counterpart, death. Does the fact millennia of time has spanned between their life and mine change how much they knew then, or how little…