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Hobbes in Search for Calvin

Hobbes in Search for Calvin

Day #1 Emperor Kuzco, Link, Princess Jasmine, The Joker, and there’s Waldo, but no Calvin. I didn’t know what to expect for my first time at this year’s Denver Comic Con, but I certainly anticipated finding my counterpart Calvin, renowned comic book author Bill Waterson’s protagonist. Upon entering the Denver Convention Center, I was surrounded […]

The Dress

The Dress

The first time I saw my future school was on visitor’s day, August 1972. I would be entering primary one in the autumn as a five-year-old joining my cousin Jacqueline who was already well ensconced as a mature ten-year-old entering primary five. I’d like to remember that August day as being sunny and fresh, but […]

Thousands relax and enjoy rescheduled 420 Rally

Thousands relax and enjoy rescheduled 420 Rally

The sun was shining bright and all was calm as thousands gathered in Civic Center Park in Downtown Denver on May 21 for the rescheduled Official 420 Rally 2016. Organizers rescheduled the festivities a month after the original date due to a snowstorm that hit Colorado. Although numbers were lower than previous years, the annual […]

Lila Singh: Yoga for Youth and Community Building

Lila Singh: Yoga for Youth and Community Building

SAN FRANCISCO – Hands together at heart center. Inhale raise your arms to the sky, exhale, bend forward and touch your toes. Inhale, half lift. Exhale fold. Plant your hands, step back, downward facing dog. Teachers around the world have been giving those instructions for years, when leading students through Sun Salutations, a set series […]

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