The bright side of the saddest day of the year; Blue Monday

It turns out the saddest day of the year’s humble beginnings were a publicity stunt, released as part of a press release for a British travel company. The man behind the formula, Dr Cliff Arnall, created the concept 14 years ago for Sky Travel. Read More

How a stay-at-home mom found purpose by getting published

Set in the early 1950s “Little Girl in the Mirror” takes you inside the mind of a child named Cathy during her ‘rollercoaster childhood’ that would take her from Glace Bay, Nova Scotia to Stratford, Ontario. Names are unchanged, details unaltered as Mondou bravely writes in the perspective of a little girl, who happens to be her mother. “Through writing your story, I feel like I have taken little Cathy’s hand and I have saved her, held her and loved her.” Read More