Aly walks around taking pictures of Toronto, and he talks, too | visiting Calgary

I went out to Calgary to visit my folks. While I was there, I went around and took some pictures. I never appreciated what Calgary has to offer as much as I did during this trip. In many ways, it’s the opposite of Toronto; the availability of space and access to nature is just one… Continue reading Aly walks around taking pictures of Toronto, and he talks, too | visiting Calgary

Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 5: What’s the Point of My Podcast?

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I didn’t make much headway with the podcast this week. I got so far as figuring out what the podcast is about, what you’ll hear on it, and who might want to listen to it. I also only read one chapter of the book I bought, and have yet to answer the question that it… Continue reading Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 5: What’s the Point of My Podcast?

Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 4- Narrowing My Focus to Podcasting

Last week, I said that this episode would be about advertising, because what’s the point in putting this content out there if I didn’t want people to see it? Late last week, I decided that I needed to narrow my focus when a pang of anxiety struck me as I was trying to figure out… Continue reading Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 4- Narrowing My Focus to Podcasting

Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 3: Keeping Track of Your Ideas

Anecdote In a 2013 study, researchers Kathleen Vohs, Joseph Redden, and Ryan Rahinel found the that a disorderly space can have a positive impact on behaviour. They found that people are more likely to be creative when in a disorderly space than when in an orderly one. They did this through three experiments.

Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 2- The Structure of Each Episode

We are living in some strange times right now. COVID-19 has covered the entire globe. Here in Ontario, a state of emergency has been declared. Toronto is eerily quiet. There’s almost a 1984-type feeling to all of this with so much of the information I’m getting coming from the television. I hope that you’re all… Continue reading Blogging, Vlogging, and Podcasting | Episode 2- The Structure of Each Episode