September 2014

The Final Scottawa Post: People Who Made My Year…

Caroline Caroline found me in a journalism classroom last autumn and we immediately became friends. Since then, she has taken us on many adventures and made me feel loved and cared for in a way I hadn’t expected to feel so far from home. Caroline introduced me to the Corner People and invited me along… Continue reading The Final Scottawa Post: People Who Made My Year…

September 2014

One Year Later: My adventure begins and ends with Pride

My Canadian adventure has come around full circle. One of my very first posts on Scottawa was about the Ottawa Pride Parade of 2013. And now I bring you photographs from the Pride Parade of 2014. A hundred things have changed for me in the past year and many of them have been documented in this blog.… Continue reading One Year Later: My adventure begins and ends with Pride

August 2014

Reporting from Bluesfest: Journey, Zedd and Beth Hart

Bluesfest is a major music festival in Ottawa which, surprisingly, has very little connection to blues. Some of the more famous performers this year included Lady Gaga, Journey, Barenaked Ladies, Blondie, Childish Gambino, Queens of the Stone Age, Snoop Dogg, Tegan and Sara, The Killers, and Third Eye Blind.And I had the most awesome luck of… Continue reading Reporting from Bluesfest: Journey, Zedd and Beth Hart