Before we break down the horrible things gossip can do, let’s break down the term. What is gossip?
According to the Merriam Webster Dictionary, gossip means “a person who habitually reveals personal or sensational facts about others,” or “spreading rumours.”
As I looked back to my past diary entries, there were so many remarkable events that influenced who I am today. From bullying, friendzones to crush rejections — they all have an impact one way or another.
A few weeks ago, I submitted my first job application.
Submitting my first job application was a rite of passage. It was a high and glorious moment. It was an accomplishment being made because for once in my life, I was finally doing an adult thing. An adult thing full…
Written by Britney Vu.
A while back, I used to write constantly on Quora — the website with a Q&A system. If you look back at all of my Quora answers, they were mostly written in high school or CEGEP than now in university.
At the time when I frequently…
Written by Britney Vu | Storytime
It has been over ten years since I last visited my maternal grandparents. The last thing I remembered was this quote:
“Never talk to your grandparents ever again.”
I was nine or ten years old at the time. Being an innocent little girl, I…
As I am sitting in front of my laptop screen at 1:15 A.M Eastern time, I sighed. I can hear my mother’s roaring snore next door. The floor creaks as I can hear a tiny mouse running across my room. I take a deep breath, staring at the bright lit…
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Are you single and ready to mingle?
Are you desperate to have someone cuddle by your side?
Do you happen to like this girl/guy in one of your classes but are too shy to zoom direct message them?
Every year on February 14, the day where…
Asian bowl-cuts are horrendous.
Growing up, my father cut my hair.
I remembered sitting in the bathroom when I was younger, watching snippets of my hair fall to the ground. I gasped as my hair length became shorter and shorter.
My father used to be a hairdresser and cut the…
An Ethnography of Mount-Royal park ~ October 23rd, 2020 at 5:15 pm EST
Upon my arrival at Mount-Royal park, vivid blue skies and the balmy sun glared at the smooth grass. I was by myself with a notebook and my phone, using the park’s public Wi-Fi to update applications since…