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Peer Review #3

This is a peer review of Ashley Yien’s blog, adventures with MIA, which can be found here: http://pawsitiveashley.com. Ashley’s blog centers around her French Bulldog, Mia, and branches into other dog topics as well. She blogs about Mia’s dog friends and shares information about the BC SPCA and ways to help dogs in need.

I believe Ashley’s targeted audience are cute dog or animal lovers, whom I believe her blog successfully appeals to. When we first arrive on her blog, we are greeted with an animated header with a cute Frenchie drawing and a cute paw print cursor. This use of an attractive header image helps peak audience interest and gets readers into looking more through her blog. The only critique I have of it is that I believe there should be no apostrophe in “adventures”. I’m not sure if this was a mistake or intentional but good grammar can help portray a professional-quality blog, which helps marketability. On the other hand, I think the writing style of Ashley’s blog, which is sometimes from Mia’s point of view, is very appealing to dog lovers. It adds a humourous and personal touch to her blog posts that I enjoy.

Hover drop down menus and simple layout.

Overall, Ahley’s blog’s layout is simple, user friendly, and visually pleasing which eliminates user frustration and can help further the appeal of her blog to her intended audience. She integrates adorable and relevant pictures into her blog which helps engage readers. Many internet users today want information fast and don’t like to read large blocks of texts.

Doggo Memes Category

I believe Ashley really blogs about what she loves and has a clear sense of her personal online-self and a well-defined audience. “Designing from the heart of our messages out means we fully acknowledge that they will not speak the same way to every person.” (Gertz, 2015) She connects well with a wide variety of audiences. Additionally, she includes information on rescuing dogs and dog memes. This helps to further her blog appeal to passionate dog lovers and viewers who are just looking for a laugh. Also, I believe that there is a large community of dog lovers on the internet, which is her targeted audience. By blogging on a popular area of interest, it is helpful in gaining a bigger community for your blog and helps marketablity.

Popular hashtag on Instagram #dog.

One improvement I think Ashley can make to the marketability of her blog is to include social media accounts. “The experiences of some news organizations offer another finding about the importance of diversification: bringing in revenue from several sources.” (Vara, 2015) An Instagram, Twitter, or Pinterest account with pictures of Mia can potentially help attract more viewers and create more potential methods of monetization. One barrier to the marketability of Ashley’s blog is that there is already a high saturation of social media accounts of dogs. I’m not too certain about the number of dog blogs though. “Abundance, it turns out, is a much bigger problem to solve than scarcity, or as Clay Shirky frames it: “Abundance breaks more things than scarcity.” […] It is far better, economically, to have the fewest number of authors, the fewest titles.” (Nash, 2013) I think this can be overcome by providing consistent and quality content that continually appeals to her targeted audience. Ashley’s blog has great potential and I’m excited to see it continue to grow.

Be sure to check out Ashley’s blog, adventures with MIA, which can be found here: http://pawsitiveashley.com! Her Frenchie, Mia, is adorable!


Gertz, Travis (2015). Design Machines. How to survive in the digital Apocalypse

Nash, Richard (2013). What is the Business of Literature?. VQR Online.

Vara, Vauhini (2015). Survival Strategies for Local Journalism.

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Process Post 7 (Remix)

Remixing a sculpture


Today I yarn bombed Geert Maas’ On The Beach that resides across from the Trottier Observatory on SFU’s Burnaby campus. It was for my remix assignment, and I decided not to charge anyone for doing it because I’m not the kind of person who would put ads in my wedding invitations.

On The Beach was installed at the campus in 2002 and purchased from the artist in 2000. Maas’ work is displayed in more than 30 countries worldwide, so it’s kinda neat that we have one of his originals.



I wrote a piece about this sculpture and four other works of art around SFU for The Peak recently. This little brat is my favourite; I’m glad he has such a perfect orifice for yarn bombing. Unfortunately, I’ve shown this yarn bomb to two people so far and they’ve said it looks like a) a cigar or b) a flower phallus. I reasoned that a flower is pretty much a penis with pollen for sperm, but they didn’t listen.


My intention was to show nature reclaiming this piece in a vibrant way that contrasts the sculpture’s dull metal. Someone has done this before; these sculptures have been given cute necklaces and a hat (?) swimcap (??) thing. I think it’s important to not only appreciate art at SFU or make and display art at SFU, but to comment on the art already at SFU.

You know that giant painting above Images Theatre? This one I mean. It’s called British Columbia Pageant by Charles Comfort and it’s about the whitest depiction of BC’s history you could find. I remember when I first saw it I was like “Where’s the bloodshed, trauma, forced schooling, aggression, unrestrained violence, and thieving? Hmm…”

Other people were and still are thinking the same thing. Many have asked for this mural to be taken down. I think what happened instead was more powerful: art has been put up  across from it in protest.

I won’t describe this art for you. I think if you should go see it and think about it for yourself.

What I’m trying to say is that it’s important to question and work with the art you encounter. I love On The Beach, and I remixed it to add to it in this case, to make it stand out a bit more to passing students. However, if you find a piece you want to comment on, leave something behind that doesn’t harm the piece. No one likes book burnings. This follows the same principle.

I’ve considered crocheting some yarn blood to drape off British Columbia Pageant, but I think I wouldn’t be able to attach it successfully. Alas, I am short.


Process Post Week 8


Ideally, I would like to eventually monetize my blog. But I think I still need to work on being a more experienced blogger. I need more time to realize the kind of content I would like to post and to develop blog series (such as “Outfit of the Day”, “Views of the Week”, “Workouts of the Week”). This would make it easier for me to blog consistently because consistency is one of my struggles at the moment. Currently, I am having trouble thinking of what I should blog about and this is something I would like to work on. Also, I would like to build more of a readership first. From the data on Google Analytics, my blog doesn’t receive much traffic at the moment. “Generally, for online publishers to make enough money off of standard display ads, they need to reach and maintain an audience at a scale that’s generally impractical for small organizations that lack venture-capital funding.” (Feldman, 2016) Adding the problem of adblockers, this would make monetizing through ads even more difficult. Thus, I will continue to consistently blog and provide good content in hopes of building a bigger readership. Then I will look into Google AdSense, affiliate marketing, paid review, and eCourses or online services.

Data Trails

Some people say that data is the most valuable resource and it can be useful for producers and consumers. Personally, I think the fact that every little data is collected, sometimes without us knowing, is worrisome. As a producer, there is an overload of data and this can sometimes make it difficult to use effectively. As a consumer, confidentiality and privacy is a bigger issue now and is difficult to have. I would like to think that I minimize my data trail by doing things such as deactivating my location feature on my phone or setting most of my social media accounts on private. But I think in reality, I am leaving a bigger data trail than I think I am. “Our lives continue in the Digital world and leave digital breadcrumbs on the way.” (Pod Academy, 2016) For example, every time I online shop, the same items appear on my Facebook newsfeed. It is difficult to avoid having my data being collected.


Feldman, Brian (2016). “The Toast is Toa– Shutting Down.

Pod Academy (2016). “Digital breadcrumbs: The data trail we leave behind us.”

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Process Post Week 7 — Remix

For my remix, I used the cut up technique and took phrases from Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and Dr. Seuss’ Cat in the Hat and Green Eggs and Ham to create a poem. I basically changed Romeo and Juliet’s romance aspect of the play and created a humorous poem about the love of food.


Dr. Seuss (1960). Green Eggs and Ham.

Dr. Seuss (1957). The Cat in the Hat.

Shakespeare, William (1597). Romeo and Juliet.

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Fake News — Essay 1

As stated by Moore’s Law, technology has been and is continuing to grow exponentially. Alongside this technological growth, arises the influence of social and digital media, which greatly affects the spread and consumption of information. Compared to 20 years ago, it is a lot easier for anyone, whether they have credentials or not, to spread information. It can be free to write an article, a tweet on Twitter, or a post on Facebook, or make a video on Youtube. Another factor is that information online is often not regulated. Information often does not have to be approved to be put up online and to be accessed by the public. On the rare occasions information is taken down, it is possible that thousands or even millions of people have already viewed it. The rapid spread of unregulated online information can result in detrimental outcomes from “fake news”, which is “disinformation and misinformation circulating online and in the media”. (Marwick & Lewis, 2017)

A survey conducted in August 2017, revealed that 43% of Americans often get their news from online sources, an increase from the 38% in 2016. (Bialik & Matsa, 2017) As new technology advances, old methods get filtered out. People don’t read physical newspapers or watch television as much anymore. Instead, more people are viewing information and communicating through computers and mobile devices. This is reflected in the same survey, which revealed that 45% of American adults often get their news on a mobile device, an increase from the 36% in 2016. (Bialik & Matsa, 2017) Furthermore, 67% of Americans get at least some of their news on social media, a rise from the 62% in 2016. In 2017, social media was the second most common pathway to online news, only 1% less common than direct visits to a news website or app. Also, online news shared by family or friends is mostly likely to result in follow-up action, such as further discussion or research. (Bialik & Matsa, 2017) The effect of this is great when it is combined with social media being the second most common pathway to online news. News on social media is easily shared by a simple click of a button and usually these are social, meaning comments can be made. Discussion of certain news articles can cause them to be more memorable and can result in further spread of the news by word of mouth.

These statistics on the prevalence of online information consumption can be appealing to people who wishes to manipulate the media. With social media being such a common pathway to news, it is troublesome that information is rarely verified because it becomes difficult to differentiate accurate news from fake news. A survey conducted in December 2016 revealed that 16% of U.S. adults have unknowingly shared fake news and that “64% of U.S. adults say fabricated news stories cause a great deal of confusion about the basic facts of current issues and events.” (Barthel, Mitchell, & Holcomb, 2016) There are groups of people who use this to their advantage. Some people “circulate content to push their worldview [onto others]”; some people “strategically spread so-called “fake news” to make money; trolls create chaos for fun; politicians with a vested interest in propagating certain frames; and groups who use the media in an attempt to affect public opinion.” (Marwick & Lewis, 2017) The responsibility of stopping fake news relies on the public, politians, and social media sites equally. Thus, as a blogger who creates digital content, there is a responsibility for myself to spend more time researching topics and news sources in order to not unknowlingly spread fake news.

One case where fake news affected a lot of people were the fake images of missing people after the Manchester attack in 2017 at an Ariana Grande concert. There were pictures shared on social media that claimed that their loved ones were missing after the attack but it was later revealed that some were hoaxes. The pictures attached were people who were never at the concert; they were pictures of random people taken from the internet. One female, Jayden, who was alleged to be missing was killed four years prior to the incident. After Jayden’s mother discovered this, she stated, “It is horrible to see her photo being used in this way. I feel sorry for the genuine parents of missing children.” Another was a picture of a young boy with Down’s syndrome who modelled for a clothing line. Some people though the clothing line organization was the one who spread the fake news, but the owner stated that, “we certainly had nothing to do with exploiting this little boy. I felt terrible, just terrible.” (Cresci, 2017) People took advantage of the horrible situation and spread fake news for one reason or another; They might have just been trolling or may have wanted media attention.

Fake news can be difficult to distinguish and easily spread. Thus, as a digital content creator and consumer, I have the responsibility to look for credibility in online news and only share information I am confident are credible. This will prevent myself from being manipulated by fake news, as well as prevent the spreading of false information. I hope by doing so, visitors to my website will also be more confident in my content.


Barthel, M., Mitchell, A., & Holcomb, J. (2016). Many Americans Believe Fake News Is Sowing Confusion. Pew Research Center.

Bialik, K., & Matsa, K. E. (2017). Key trends in social and digital news media. Pew Research Center.

Cresci, E. (2017). The story behind the fake Manchester attack victims. The Guardian.

Marwick, A., & Lewis, R. (2017). Media Manipulation and Disinformation Online.

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Process Post Week 6

Based on the second peer review I received, an improvement I can make is to make my blog less generic. “It doesn’t take long for opinions to morph from one organization’s experience, to industry-wide opinion, to black and white standards and best practices. When another company achieves success, there’s a lot of pressure to investigate what they did right and apply that to our own organizations.” (Gertz, 2015) Since there are so many blogs on the internet today, and lifestyle blogs are a popular genre, it would be helpful need to make my blog stand out more.

Thus, I have decided to create a banner to help liven and freshen up the atmosphere of my blog. Luckily the current theme I have allows me to place a banner at the top behind my blog name. I used Photoshop to create the banner and I stuck with the theme of my blog: simply and girly. I also continued with the same light coral colour scheme but incorporating the colour into my banner. I think this will help create cohesiveness and unity for my blog design.

I’ve also added an Instagram widget onto my blog so readers can get a better idea of the kind of content I post. I think it also adds a good design element to my blog and it helps promote my Instagram account.

I would love to get a better theme for my blog but I don’t really like the free themes that I have seen other than my current one. Maybe later on, I will choose to pay for a theme I really like. For now, I will continue improving my blog aesthetic by incorporating good and useful images into my design and my blog posts.


Gertz, Travis (2015). Design Machines. How to survive in the digital Apocalypse

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Peer Review #2

This is a peer review of Rachel Lee’s blog, 36C. Rachel’s blog revolves around gaming and a little bit of her personal life as well. When I first got onto her blog, everything loaded quickly, which can help retain visitors. From the first look at her homepage, her theme is simple and easy to navigate and everything is readable. Her image for her banner is aesthetically pleasing, nicely placed, relevant to her blog, and fits with her colour scheme, which is pink. Her font is fairly standard and minimalistic which fits her blog type.

Example of a dead link. The Twitter social media button doesn’t lead users anywhere.

I like her Instagram widget on the right sidebar but it seems like some of the social media buttons on her sidebar don’t work. I think removing the inactive social media buttons, such as Facebook and Twitter, would cause less clutter and confusion. If there are plans to add those social media platforms, the buttons can be added back later.

Example of text contrast; Titles vs. body text in blog posts.

For the most part, everything on Rachel’s homepage is balanced and has a good amount of white space. Her banner is spread through most of the page while the rest is split into two columns, which I think results in visual equilibrium. I think Rachel’s homepage has a good rhythm and my eyes flow nicely through her content. I think the proportions of the images and text are nice. For example, the titles of blog posts are capitalized and larger than body text which helps create good contrast. Also, the image for her banner is quite zoomed in which I think is capturing; It might be interesting to see proportions being used in this manner for other blog post images as well to create emphasis and emotions.

Example of the different alignments on her homepage. Top image is left-aligned, while the bottom image is centred.

One thing that I think Rachel can improve for her blog design is consistent alignment. I think her alignment is good for her header and top bar links but her alignment for blog posts sometimes change. For example, for her blog post, Fortnite, the images are centred and are on separate lines from the text. On the other hand, for her blog post, Happy V-Day Gamers, the images are left aligned along with the text. This might create some inconsistency on the homepage.

The caption under the image is differently aligned.

Also, in the post, Fortnite, the caption under the image is left aligned while the image is centred. I think it would be a better design choice to have the captions centred along with the images.

Overall, I think Rachel displays a good grasp of design knowledge and integrates it well into her blog. For the most part, everything is balanced, cohesive, and fluent. Also, she integrated her Instagram into her blog well and her blog is very user friendly. With some small adjustments to alignment and dead social media links, her blog design would be even better.

Be sure to check out Rachel’s blog, 36C!

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Finding my Career Path

When I was a young child, I was gifted a workbook that prompted me to draw what I wanted to be when I grew up. To this day, I still clearly remember the colourful butterfly I drew on that page.

Remembering the blissful days of my childhood when things were so much more simple and all I wanted to be when I grew up was to be a colourful butterfly one day. If it was only that easy. If only I could fly off, care-free and explore the world… No, I’m not a butterfly, but that beautiful butterfly I drew may have signified my exploratory phase into the beginnings of my career: venturing further into the world of visual arts.

Thus, I grew up to love drawing: something that had never ran in my family background. I would draw on any surface I could set my hands on (yes, I remember drawing on the headboard of my bed with a ballpoint pen) and I spend hours on the internet looking for tutorials when I was in middle school. My cute cartoons and illustrations became more detailed, attempting to replicate a photograph on a blank piece of paper. Realism drawings of still objects became hyper-realistic until people thought I had suddenly become a photographer. I naturally developed an eye to see the world and the spaces around me differently, converting the three-dimensional world into a two-dimensional realm in front of me. I thrived in it and it didn’t take long for me to find a sense of identity through drawing and sketching. Everyone around me was certain I was going to be the next Emily Carr. It seemed like I had my career mapped out for me after many long nights of practicing in my bedroom: my professional career path had already been set for me.

The last hyper-realistic drawing I have drawn to date. — March 2015


So it began: my senior year in high school and I was one of the handful of students who had gotten a letter of acceptance into Emily Carr University on the spot. This was what was deemed to happen my whole life by my peers. Was it fate?

Not too long after I received a letter from Simon Fraser University, informing me of my acceptance into their School of Interactive Arts + Technology (SIAT), I had to make a big decision. I had never heard of this program and didn’t know of any graduates or alumni from SIAT. I spent my whole childhood moving a pencil around on paper, was I really going to make the transition to digital design? I thought, and thought hard for awhile, but I sensed an urge to explore my skillset: where could digital design take me? At the end of the day, I followed my gut and took the leap into the realm of design. This period marked my transition into technology and design, pushing my sketching pencils into the back of the shelf.

I didn’t know what I was getting myself into. I didn’t know how to code and I only had intermediate experience with Photoshop. The summer before my first year in university, I spent hours and days going through online tutorials to learn as much of Adobe Illustrator and InDesign as I could. But I loved it. I loved that making a mistake was a simple and quick CTRL/CMD + Z to fix. Strokes and lines were so much smoother, cleaner and there was no accidental smudging — this was fool-proof.

Illustrations done on Adobe Illustrator for a freelance project — October 2015

Slowly, the time and demand I had for sketching decreased and since my second year, I have not posted a single photo of a drawing. Do I miss it? Yes — I can recall the nights when I was upset and drawing took me into a place of serenity, a place where my worries did not exist. It will still always be a part of me: when I brainstorm for my designs, knowing how to sketch is always at the core and every time, it brings me back to my roots — where I started and came from: pencil and paper.

Rough sketches for a game design.

I have made my transition from an artist to a designer and I’m not turning back.

– E

Check out my portfolio work!

Process Post #week 4

“The medium is the message.” — Marshell McLuhan

With the fall of traditional media like newspaper, thanks to the rise and prevalence of mobile devices which allow access to media content and information regardless of time and space, the transition of dominant medium comes with the revolution of publishing which highlights the importance of being strategic for content on mobile devices. Instead of reading content from a newspaper which is of half our body length, people nowadays do that on smartphones that its screen size is smaller than our hand. When the same or even larger amount of information is displayed on a much smaller medium, it takes editorial, architectural, and technical knowledge” to make strategic publishing decisions for mobile media content.

Homepage of dictionary.cambridge.org

For years, this website has been merely functioning as my tool for looking up words without paying any attention to the page layout and design. And once I do, I immediately notice the prioritization of widgets and functions on its homepage reflected in forms of layout and size. Once users enter the website, the search bar appears in the centre of the page in white, contrasting with other busy colours around it. Users do not need to click on the search bar to start typing. All these echo with what Sara Wachter-Boettcher has suggested as “get purposeful” which involves deep consideration of site goals.

Enabling the media content to travel across different media is also important in order to be strategic in publishing. No matter a user is trying to get the information with a PC, laptop, or mobile app, access to the same database should be ensured. Besides, little buttons that link to social media can foster the spread of content.

Week 3 Process Post

This week I installed and activated Google Analytics and the Ultimate Category Excluder plugins to WordPress so I can easily track my views and prevent these posiel posts from appearing on the front page of my blog. I planned the layout of my blog so that #posiel posts would be accessible on the sidebar rather than the main navigation menu.

One of the readings this week came from Craig Mod, “How I Got My Attention Back”. I would like to share a quote from his article:

“Our measuring sticks for life tend to be optimized for material things, things easy to count. Houses, cars, husbands, babies, dollar bills. Attention is immaterial, difficult to track.” (Mod, 2017)

This quote resonates with me because I can often see how our world is radically becoming more advanced and how visual media is increasingly becoming a the cause of consumerism. In a world where we seem to live thriving off material and physical objects, it is so easy to become absorbed into this culture of consumerism as a means to measure the satisfaction of our personal life. As a result, people are increasingly less aware of the every day situations that are occurring around us as they pay more attention to their own lives and personal obsessions. Attention, like time, cannot be bought or exchanged.

I find that whenever I put my phone down for a few hours, I tend to feel more productive with my time and feel more mentally invested in the work or activity I am doing without constant distraction. That being said, I don’t think I can be offline for a month even if my life allowed it without harming me. For being someone who relies on social media to stay in touch with friends who live hours away, I can’t imagine the time needed to transit to them just to discuss a couple of things with them that could easily and quickly be done in a matter of minutes.

PUB101 – Process Post

I’ve realized that I’m spending more and more time on building this personal website – my own little cyber space – playing with awesome plugins to make it richer with different kinds of content. Unlike on my Facebook and Instagram where I share content with mainly friends back in Hong Kong, my audience here is only all those in my PUB101 class who are my new friends and only read English. It makes a difference of what to share on my social media and in here.


I started with the ‘Twenty Seventeen’ theme and uploaded my header image as my very first action of the website development. The photo is taken on the top of Mountain Whistler in summer 2016, and its composition makes it the best header image, also showing a little bit of my character as an outgoing and energetic young adult who loves looking at the sky and is eager for adventure. I had tried changing to a few other themes but none can give me a sense of simplicity and an emphasis on the header image like this one which maximizes its size. I want the image to fully occupy visitors’ monitor and their eyes when they enter my website!


There are only a sidebar and two footers at the bottom of the website to contain widgets. I’ve added icons to other social media at the top of the sidebar for visitors to share my posts/website as well as to let them learn more about me on other platforms. Especially for Facebook and Instagram, which I’ve placed them as the first two icons, they are the social media platforms I use the most and therefore contain a lot more info about me. In addition, I have added audio widget to share some of my favourite Cantonese pop music, like a weekly selection, with text widget as its caption for a brief introduction to the song.

I have opened two categories so far – ‘posiel’ for required course work from pub101 and ‘daily life’ for sharing my trivial things in my daily life as well as my experiences here in Vancouver as an international student. The development of the two pages ‘About Me’ and ‘Canton Pop Music’ is still in progess.

Stranger Danger?

In a technologically advanced world, it has become the norm to for our eyes to be glued down to our mobile screens wherever we go: whether it be on the bus, on the street or in class. Consequently, it has undeniably caused us to be less aware of our surroundings and the people around us. It’s much easier now with easily accessible technological devices and social media platforms to engage and interact with “strangers” because we no longer need to carry the same feeling that may come with rejection or awkwardness in-person.

The difficulty of speaking to a stranger in public mainly comes from unknown motives; I’ve been approach by many strangers who tried to sell me a product, ask for cash, or for using me as an ear. I’ve almost been accustomed to creating a social barrier between me and the people around me when I am on the street alone because of unknown intentions and out of fear of being taken advantage of.
A stranger to me is someone who I don’t know personally and if I was asked, I would not be able to describe their personality or interests to someone else. I consider a person known when I have had at least one engaging conversation with them to really get to know who they are aside from recognizing a familiar face. Being a shy and reserved individual, once I get to know someone on a deeper and more personal level, I find it easier to approach them and feel more inclined to speak with them again, thus passing the notion of just being “strangers”.


My Vision Board + Process

For a lifestyle blog, I really aimed to develop a theme/palette that represents who I am.
Being a crafty individual, I decided to go back to my childhood roots and take out my scissors. I can’t remember the last time I created a vision board or collage, but I had fun with this. I really only had two magazines to work from, but IKEA magazines really did it for me. Besides the journalling images (thanks Google), I found that IKEA really speaks to my overall aesthetics. In fact, I get a little giddy whenever the new IKEA catalogue comes in the mail.

I always love to “embrace the white space”. A minimalist, I strive to stay simple while showing some natural/earthy and light tones: pastel pinks, blues and green tones from nature. I want my platform to be a space that inspires, is easy and enjoyable to read.

I’ve always wanted to have a platform to write about my passions and my hobbies in hopes to inspire my fellow friends and peers. Oh, and I love coffee. No — I’m not an addict… I can survive a day without coffee; I love the smell of freshly brewed coffee which is why I drink it. The energy boost is just a plus.
I’ve recently developed an interest in modern calligraphy probably because I love writing. And I don’t mean writing essays, I mean the action of writing. I love writing neatly and being structured, which leads me to my hobby of note-taking (wait, is that even considered a hobby?) and journalling.
I love to create, and I love to share what I create. And most of all, I love to help people. So that is what I hope to bring to this blog: a space for me to share inspiration, tips and advice on living a fulfilling and influential life.

Off the Grid Waffle Bar

I’ve never been big on waffles but after trying Off the Grid Waffles in East Vancouver….oh boy has that changed! Decidant…moist… & oh so chocolaty *mmm mmm mmm* They offer an array of options: from a savory pizza waffle ($8) to a sweet Strawberry Nutella waffle ($7) (which you can also get in waffle cups! $6) […]

Essay #2

This semester may be coming to an end yet, my online publication will go on. Over the last three months, I was introduced to the world of online publishing and given a chance to create a place that was solely mine – sukhisthename.com. It became a place to share my favourite recipes, new beauty regimes, and […]

Process Post #10: Press Release

Take a drab press release and add some pizzazz. Choose a platform and create a new and improved press release. I chose Twitter as the platform for the new press release. Twitter will allow the CBC to post short yet attention-grabbing tweets, which users can respond to directly, and re-tweet. There can be multiple tweets: […]