My Return to TBEX


I just got back from Toronto where I attendedTBEX 2013, Travel Bloggers Exchange. Founded by Kim Mance of Go Galavanting, it's the largest travel blogging conference of its kind.  Mance was the commander at the TBEX conference I last attended in 2010, and I could tell it was all very over-whelming for her to organize  back then. I was so impressed that she had brought all these cool people together from around the world to discuss travel writing. There were sponsors  - not many, but she had them. Anyway, she sold TBEX to Blog World in 2012 (she needed Read More


Fela! Hits Toronto

Fela Toronto

For all my Canadian friends out there, I have exciting news. FELA! is playing at Toronto's Canon Theatre from October 25 to November 6.  Mirvish Productions brings the production to Canada, where the cast will include members from the original Broadway production in New York City as well as the London cast. Produced by Jay-Z and Will & Jada Pinkett Smith, FELA! is based on the true story of Nigerian musician Fela Kuti's struggles against his corrupt and oppressive government and his love and passion for music. Throughout his life, Kuti clashed Read More