On Monday November 17 the local store Things From Mom’s Basement officially moved from a basement storefront to a larger, street-level location just upstairs. The new location is very much an expansion. Store owner Erin Knowles said (in a release...
I became a math student because when it comes to school, that is all I am good at. Although I am a decent copy-editor, I can’t write an essay to save my life. Since your value as a student...
Hello my dear fellow nomads of the mind! All you oddball eccentrics, apollonian introverts, linguistic mystics, messianic fantaseers. All you book worms, thought junkies, encyclopediacs and star blazers. All you freaks lost in the glare, manic philosophers, wild-eyed shamans...
In the wake of the events on Wednesday October 22, I’ve found myself reeling with a form of disconnect from my Canadian Identity.  I have to say it, I’m honestly scared. The Prime Minister tells me that I shouldn’t be...
I swung my feet in the air as the school office was busy around me. I was waiting for my mom to take me to the dentist. She ran in and noticed some flyers on the front desk. I...
For the October 11 issue of The New York Review of Books, Jian Ghomeshi was invited to pen a long essay about his life after sexual and domestic abuse allegations removed him from his post at CBC in 2014. In...
In the weeks following the October 7th release of an Access Hollywood recording that shows Donald Trump boasting of sexually assaulting women, the Republican nominee has launched an all-out assault against the “mainstream media.” While he is not the...
I’m skeptical of genius. It’s not that I don’t believe it exists. There are some very bright people in this world. It’s just that when that word gets tossed around, it tends to be in its most reductive form. It...
It’s hard to believe that 2018 has already come and gone. I like to play a game with myself, and sometimes friends, where I try to recount all the madness that has gone on since 2018 began. Tide Pods. Black...
Jamie Scriber is a Trent student secretly living in a Lady Eaton College janitorial closet, out of preference. They often joke with their parents about it being fate for them to be a writer, given their last name. Jamie's...