Tag Archives: Ossington

Headphones

Bjork sang, “My headphones, they saved my life.” But have you thought much about how  *your* headphones are blocking out the city, and people, around you? It’s as though I’m in the city, but I might as well be In My Room, as … Continue reading

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Book worms

Perhaps our local literary fans are a bit shy. Maybe it’s that when someone appears immersed in a book, you’re loathe to interrupt them. But at any rate, Missed Connections have been quite common lately among the city’s “book smart” … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful day in my neighbourhood

Maybe I’m a neighbourhood snob, or perhaps it’s just that familiar street names and places catch my eye more than suburban gas stations and stuff. At any rate, I’ve noticed that I am often drawn to Missed Connections that take … Continue reading

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Creating intentional Missed Connections?

Missed Connections are rife with shoulda-coulda-woulda after the fact justifications. But what if you set out to create an intentional “Missed Connection,” to deliberately meet someone? People do so all the time, I suppose – going to bars, clubs, even … Continue reading

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Celeb sightings

I mostly stayed in my Little Italy-Annex-Little Portugal-ish bubble during TIFF (as per usual), so I didn’t catch any celebrities.* But, turns out maybe there *were* actors loitering around my area-ish… who like to “Eat Fresh”? *For the record, actor … Continue reading

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