I’ve decided I want to share random things I like on the first of every month.

Mostly just bits I enjoy and typically share to Facebook, but the blog needs the love too.

Mary Ellen Mark Was a Master of the Unexpected


Amanda and her cousin Amy. Mary Ellen Mark 1990.

Documentary photographer, known for her haunting portraits of adults and children on the margins of society.

John Tory Intervenes For Local Music Fest


Red tape faced by low-key Great Heart Festival shows the mayor has yet to get the city bureaucracy to sing from his “Music City” playbook.

Concert organizers Mike Juneau, Kyle McCreight and Bobby Kimberley faced a lot of resistance in their efforts to organize a simple acoustic community concert in the “dog bowl” of Trinity Bellwoods Park.

It shouldn’t be that hard, but unfortunately it always is as in the case with Sault Ste. Marie.


I like this Shia LaBeouf motivational video, and I don’t know who I am anymore. – Meg Favreau 


Lastly, a Marvin Gaye Remix to welcome warmer weather.