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2016 Here I Come!

After reflecting on what was a pretty amazing year, I'm ready to focus on what's to come! I noticed that I didn't make a list of goals for 2015, so I thought I'd first revisit my 2014 list and then…Read more

Happy International Women's Day! 

This year, I thought I would do something a bit different. I decided to write an audio essay in celebration of International Women's Day and in recognition of all the women that inspire me every day. You know who you…Read more

Where does the time go....

We're already approaching the end of January and I haven't even had time to think about my goals for this year. It's so weird. For the last few years, the new year was always a time for me to think…Read more

Off to Africa | En route pour l'Afrique

Well, today's the day! It's August 5th and I'm off to Rwanda and the Democratic Rrepublic of Congo to undertake my journalism research on the role of music in the promotion of peace. I'll be away for a month and…Read more

Five Songwriting Lessons Journalism Taught Me

When I started journalism school last September, one thing was clear - I wanted to improve my writing. I wanted to tell better, more compelling stories regardless of the medium (song, article, radio documentary, short film...). What was most interesting…

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When it all starts making sense

We’ve all heard the expressions “everything happens for a reason” or “everything works out in the end.” Although I’ve lived most of life with these expressions in mind, lately I’ve been asking myself these questions:

When will I reach…Read more

Let 2013 begin!

2013 already! Time flies doesn’t it! Reflecting back on 2012, I must admit it was a pretty great year! Here are my special highlights:

Jan. – Cuba for the first time! It was also Dave and I’s first trip…Read more

Tips For A Successful DYI Tour*

Do it yourself (DIY): the act of doing or creating something without the aid of experts or professionals.

Going on tour can often seem daunting, especially when you're trying to plan the whole thing on your own. Where do…

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