Sandra O'Connell
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Bar Stool

By On September 26, 2017

My ongoing tales from a bar stool… September 20, 2017 Today was one of those days where the work kept coming and I couldn’t step outside, away from my desk, away from… Read More


Show Me Your Stuff, Sky

By On August 1, 2017

I’m sitting on a generic IKEA chair, nine storeys up, on my Toronto balcony, overlooking the CN Tower. An indistinctive condo. An urban box like all the rest. A typical city landscape… Read More


Dear TIFF Diary

By On September 30, 2015

Originally published at the Vancouver Sun blog on September 21, 2015 There are a few things that get my creative juices really flowing. Gushing, actually. Cringe-worthy, spiritual-type moments like standing at the… Read More

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Recencies of life

By On February 6, 2013

One of my favourite elements of being a writer is to intentionally play with words in ways they aren’t supposed to be played with. Words should not be constricted within the certainalities… Read More


What I took from Toronto

By On September 25, 2012

Now that I’m finally more rested, dark circles less blackened, and bedtime back to a more respectable midnight hour, I can reflect with a clear head (as clear as it will ever… Read More