Logically in Love

Ever since I started dating my current partner, one of my family members periodically asks me “How serious are you with him?” My irked answer often amounts to: “Well, I probably won’t ever tell you if I’m serious with anyone I date because if we break up, the next time I feel like I’m in a…

Political Apathy and Children in Charge

Today I watched the Question Period at the House of Commons for the first time. This is an event held every weekday where parliament members ask each other questions about current federal issues, policies, etc. (at least that’s what it’s supposed to be). I’m very disappointed. Never in my life have a watched a group…

What is love? Baby… I have no idea.

Dear Reader, Happy Valentine’s Day! …or perhaps this isn’t a happy day for you? Perhaps Valentine’s Day is a day that evokes the stress of pleasing your significant other. Perhaps it’s a stabbing reminder of the fact that you are single, newly single, or forever single. Well, reader, who better to love on Valentine’s Day…

An Ode to Medical School Applicants

Medical school applications are notoriously difficult. Many people underestimate the trials and tribulations applicants must undergo to be considered for such a prestigious and groveling professional school.  Last week, I spent some time with a friend who is preparing for his medical school interviews. We went through a list of exercise questions to ascertain his effectiveness…