30 Day Challenge, Travel, Writing

Canadian Writing Challenge

Hello everyone! I decided in honour of Canada Day, I would do seven days of posts on topics related to Canada. I’ve put the topics for each day below, and I’ll update each one with links as the posts get published. I hope you enjoy these posts, as they’re one way to express my love […]

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Photography

Snapshots of a Small Town

I’ve been collecting a few photos of the small Nova Scotian town I’ve called home during the past four years of my undergrad. I hope you enjoy the snapshots of some of the places I encounter in my daily life!          

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Writing

Lessons from NASH81

In January, I attended the yearly student journalism conference NASH81. It was a ton of fun, especially meeting fellow journalists from across the country. I did learn a lot about journalism and writing throughout the conference, and I wanted to share some of the tips I picked up. So, without further ado, here are some […]

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Life of Mel

2018 Wrapup

These last few months have passed by in the blur of assignments, newspaper articles, and all the fun events of the last year of my undergrad. So, please excuse my prolonged absence in light of all the running around I’ve been doing this semester. I wanted to make a quick post about some of the […]

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Photography, Travel

Summer in Calgary

Hello everyone! I wanted to share some of the pictures I took when I was home in Calgary this summer.Β  I hope you enjoy them, especially my favourite, the beautiful blue Alberta skies. -Mel.  

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Writing

Xaverian Weekly Articles 2018-19

Hello everyone! As some of you may know, I write for the newspaper at my university, called The Xaverian Weekly. So, I decided to make a masterpost of all of my articles from my second year working with them. If you’ve ever wondered what other topics I write about, what keeps me busy during the […]

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Life of Mel

Fall Life Update!

Hello everyone! I figured it was about time I gave you a little update about what’s going on in my life right now, and about some of the things that happened over my summer. I’m back in school for my last year of my undergrad, and I’m now V-P of the history society on campus. […]

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University

Back to School Is Upon Us…

…and I’m really looking forward to it. This year is my final year of my undergrad, which is incredibly exciting and nerve-wracking all at once. There’s a number of things in the works for my final year that I’ll post about soon, but it’ll be one for the books for sure. However, as a fourth […]

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Entertainment, Life of Mel

Summer Reading List 2018

Hello everyone! Work has been keeping me fairly busy this summer, but I’ve been actively trying to pick up a book when I have some free time. Because of that, I thought that I’d share some of the books on my summer reading list with you! So, here are the books that I’m trying to […]

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