5 Things City People Do Differently

“Big cities are funny. We’re all just walking around, wanting to be friends with each other, but also keeping our distance trying not to get mugged by each other.” –┬áMy Date from Monday Night I’m from a small town up in Northern Alberta, less than ten thousand people. Big enough to have a coffee shop…

Fireworks

I used to go on a lot of Tinder dates. For me, they usually lacked any real passion or connection. They had a banality to them, a white noise hum like a fluorescent light. I didn’t want to date a fluorescent light. Call me old fashioned but there’s a certain spontaneity and excitement in going…

Sentimental Ginger Beef

“Who did you order Chinese food from?” “Queens. Why?” “This guy doesn’t look like he usually delivers Chinese food.” “What do you mean?” “He looks like he owns the place.” Puzzled, I walked toward our front door and heard the bell ring just before I turned the knob to open it. In front of me,…