DIY: Storytelling to kids

“Tell more stories to kids!” says Kevin MacKenzie. You are sitting in front of a circle of children. Perhaps it is a pile of children, or even a scattered affiliation of legs, fingers, arms, bodies and heads. Each of you is experiencing a unique state…

Fourth Wall

Elling Lien can usually be found over at the nuttier end of the peanut gallery. Remember that election on October 14? You probably don’t. It had the lowest voter turnout of any election in the history of Canada, and our province led the pack of…

Free Will Astrology

No faking allowed, Aquarius, says Rob Brezsny. Scorpio (October 23 – November 21) What do you do when you’re squeezed between the demands of authority and the healthy need to rebel? How do you respond when the past and future are at odds? What resources…

Savage Love

Dan Savage brings you advice from the highest bidder. Once again, Savage Love is given over to letters from readers who made the largest donations to the campaigns to preserve marriage equality in California (www.noonprop8.com), protect same-sex couples in Florida (www.sayno2.com), and defeat Stephen Harper…

Day 23: Quatermass & the Pit (1967)

Directed by Roy Ward Baker. Written by Nigel Kneale. What type of horror movie is it? Alien invasion mixed with Lovecraftian demonic possession. It’s such a pain in the ass to be archaeologist in the movies. If you’re in a horror film, your work is…