Janie Ginsberg

Janie Ginsberg

Author Posts & Bio


Author Since: 2013-11-06 21:59:00

Website:

Bio: Janie Ginsberg is a graduate of McMaster University’s Communications program, and is currently taking on accelerated Journalism - Print and Broadcast at Humber College. In addition to her full-time occupation as a student, she is a passionate freelance writer who is always eager for the next story. In-between her assignments and writing for Swept, she can be found updating her travel blog or training at a Thai boxing gym. An inquisitive girl, Janie sees the potential for a story in everything - always asking questions and seeking answers.


Posts By Janie Ginsberg:

Rendezvous with madness

  Since 1993, the annual Rendezvous with Madness Film Festival (RMF) has been expanding the minds of Torontonians and shedding light on the discussion of mental illness and addiction. Films...


A STRANGER AT HOME: CULTURE SHOCK, REVERSED

You become a critic of your home and the people within it. Stores are closed, homes are closed, people are closed and you miss the oneness with all things living...


THE TRAINER, THE WRITER, AND THE BEAUTY

Veering off a paved city road I pull onto a dirt pathway leading to the stables at Woodbine Race Track. The rustic country aura of barnyard life hits me instantly...


Playing with Fire: Tinder’s dating app survival guide

It’s the remix to ignition, literally. With the stigma of online dating virtually gone, new ways to spark romance are surfacing – convenient, mobile ways. Tinder, a smartphone app that...


Hickeys: the love bite and its origin

Kailia, a 24-year-old student from Toronto, takes us back seven years to the summer after high school graduation, when she was first branded by the mark of passion. “I was...


New regulations mean big changes for pot growers

We walk downstairs to his Toronto home’s basement and sit on leather couches. I feel instantly comfortable. Across from me is Mike Federman, who is a licensed marijuana grower under...