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Updated: Apr 2, 2020



I recently sat in at a writer’s symposium at OCAD University, entitled “Writing In Dangerous Times: Survival; Resistance; Joy. It was coordinated in part by Lillian Allen, a Juno Award winning songwriter, author, activist, but more importantly one of my favorite Profs from my school days. The conference covered a range of topics with an expert panel leading each of the discussions. One of the subjects was on “Ableism”… Yup.. Ableism as in able-ism. It’s a real thing folks! It’s kinda like racism or sexism but dealing with ability……..to be continued