What do you love about your city?

November 10, 2017
by Lindsay
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A Parkdalian Portrait Gallery, maps and more postcards

One of my very favourite places in Toronto is Parkdale Library and I’ve had the great pleasure of hanging out there twice a week this fall. In addition to an adult writing workshop every Wednesday, I’ve been asking patrons to … Continue reading

October 22, 2017
by Lindsay
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Parkdale postcards and portraits

On Thursdays, I host a drop-in event at Parkdale Library ¬†from 4:30-6 (c’mon by!). One week, we wrote postcards to our favourite places in Parkdale… And last week, we created a portrait gallery of wonderful Parkdalians and made a Parkdale … Continue reading

February 22, 2017
by Lindsay
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Feb. 25, 2017: Toronto 4 Everyone’s Community Hub

This city is full of amazing community organizations, and a bunch of us are¬†coming together for a drop-in fair at the Town Hall for All: Community Hub, as part of An Honest Farewell, on Saturday, February 25 from 1-3pm (AND … Continue reading

October 21, 2014
by Lindsay
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The art of letter writing on CBC Radio’s Here and Now

What an honour to sit down with CBC Radio’s Here and Now host, Gill Deacon to chat about letter writing last night! We chatted about the slow(er) pace of writing letters, the physicality of missives – from the distance they … Continue reading

July 25, 2012
by Lindsay
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Love lettering at The Paper Place’s Letter Writing Summer Social

Fact: I love everything about letter writing, even the non-love-lettering kinds. I joke that I spend a third of my income on postage, and it’s probably not that big of an exaggeration. There’s something so wonderful about writing about something, … Continue reading