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Toronto Lifestyle Market at the Gladstone! Oct 8th – 12th

Toronto LifeStyle Market at the Gladstone Hotel October 8th – 12th So remember how Queen West just got voted the second coolest neighbourhood in the world? This just in mo...


Escape From Happiness?

Last night, pushing halfway into the run, Alumnae Theatre’s production of George F. Walker’s: Escape From Happiness hosted a group of about twenty attentive audience members (apart from the one...


Soul Communication – Cassidy Sigouin

The other day, I got to have a bit of a chat with Cassidy Sigouin, A North Bay gal in love with music. I’ve had the privilege of seeing her...


Who is Starlord!

Toronto’s wonderful annual celebration of all things great and geeky, Fan Expo, opened yesterday for nerds young and old. For those of you who didn’t have the scratch put together...


National Charity for Men Demands Inclusion of Male Aboriginals in Public Inquiry

TORONTO, ONTARIO — The nation’s leading charity for the health and welfare of boys and men, the Canadian Association for Equality (CAFE), is demanding that the government, RCMP and the...


Toronto Indie Arts Market Delight…. At Night.

On Thursday August 21st Indie Arts Market held their second Night Market of the summer at the Gladstone Hotel. I walked into the bustling room and was immediately taken by...


“Wow, That Choir is great!”… “Which Choir?” …”THAT Choir!&...

That Choir is comprised of 26 singers from all different backgrounds; classical and pop vocalists, theatre artists, teachers, arts educators and administrators, publicists, bankers; we run the gamut. What brings...


Kafka’s Ape Visits the Gladstone Hotel

This past week, Molly McCrea, one of our newest contributors, covered her first event for Swept: Kafka’s Ape. On Wednesday August 13th I had the opportunity to attend Kafka’s “Ape”...


New Photography from Chloe Mighton

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Photopoetry from Oriol Jolonch

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Gangsterland

  I’m crashing my way through six blocks of coral reef to your heart. When I speak of heart I am not referring to the paper red cut-outs that we...


My Weekend War

  First read the books of Bushido in ascending order. Toques in the summer taunt the delirious weatherman. Lobster dinner and a novel approach freedom at record speed. Sharks have...


Extrovert – a cartoon by Rolli

*Order the print here. Another cartoon by new contributor Rolli! Check out his new book of stories and drawings for kids, or visit his webhouse. COMMENTS...