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Our team of writers:
|WorkingShirt is Editor-in-Chief at WorkingShirt.com. She is also a content writer, search engine and social media specialist. She says of her work, she loves “the game.” She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Western European literature and a post graduate degree in Information Technology. When not stuck in front of a computer, she loves to travel the world, which she still considers her “oyster.”|
|Reality Check is a Canadian businessman living and working in the United States. He likes to call a spade, “a spade,” and is passionate about that thing called “Reality.” There’s nothing better than it, he says, except an excellent beer in hand and a steak on the barbee.|
|Loss Leader is a Canadian businessman who lives and works in Costa Rica. “No more snow!” is his motto and he’s adopted La Pura Vida. His opinions are right of center and his thoughts on most issues are “balanced and fair”….which would be nice if it was true. Actually he’s an eccentric old man wishing the good olde days were back.|
|Siam is a retired medical surgeon and spends his free time these days traveling around the world. He is currently involved in many writing projects and writes from sun up to sundown.|
|Laura Lord Belle believes in the 50% shoe sale, is politically very liberal and lives by Desmond Tutu’s rule, “Love your enemy – it’ll confuse them!” . As Oscar Wilde used to say, “There are only two kinds of people who are really fascinating: people who know absolutely everything, and people who know absolutely nothing. Laura is the first type – she’s in the know about absolutely everything.|
|Mel, the Tech Girl, is up on the latest in technology and will travel to the ends of the earth to obtain the newest device, even if it means driving to Buffalo to take advantage of the high Canadian dollar. Her home is full of the latest gadgets, up to and including the best mango peeler in the world. Her favorite quote is “best check yourself before you wreck yourself.” Mel, the Tech Girl, loves a good book, a good movie, and the Toronto International Film Festival.|
|As someone very wise once said: a wordsmith is like a goldsmith. Poor craftsmanship can easily be spotted, but quality craftsmanship shines. The Girl in the Black Skirt lives by that wise saying, letter to letter. Although she has mainly been a voracious reader all her life, she has finally decided to carry the same passion and devotion forward and enter the writer’s world; off-course to make it shine.
Oh and in case you’re wondering of that someone wise, well it’s none other than…some guy in a white hat.
|MeHom is a young middle age guy who lives in the Gatineau hills in Canada’s National Capital Region. He is an information junkie of domestic and world matters. MeHom has been searching for the meaning of life while surviving in this accelerated electro-driven face-paced media environment which affects personal, local and global communications like never before in history.
He believes it has affected and dramatically changed our daily perception of self and our surrounding reality. MeHom’s middle age, middle manager, middle class perspective cuts directly in the middle of things, people and life.
|Sometimes writers prefer to write anonymously for whatever reason.
Although we believe in the concept of free speech, there are many people and nations that do not. We support freedom of expression, but for those writers who do not live in a free country with the human right to express themselves, they have chosen to write under the name of Anon
|Rizvana Abdul is from the UAE. She is a microbiologist and business woman with a passion for writing. She is a perfect home maker with two kids and a wonderful family. Riz looks into the latest news events with a profound curiosity. Of course, writing comes second in her life after her two little naughty but darling boys!|
|Addi Stewart aka Mindbender is simply a Toronto-born creative spirit looking for the next beautiful creation or enlightening thought. A visual artist that took his desire to inspire others and help manifest social justice to the realm of hip hop, Addi is now a man of many talents. MC. Host. Dancer. Promoter. Community worker. Hip hop renaissance man. Journalist. Truth speaker.
Addi became a journalist eight years ago, after his love of language and his peculiar perspective on the world and society at large made him realize that sharing thought is one of the most important responsibilities a person can have if they want to accomplish the work of an intelligent thinker with positive impact on planet earth. Writing his first article for the subversive Canadian hip hop leader Pound Magazine, he went on to write for numerous esteemed magazines, from XXL to Pound, Now Magazine, AUX TV, M.O.B., Swagg, The Spectrum, and more. He continues to write, record, perform and support the cutting edge of artistry in Toronto, Canada, and around the world, and loves to learn and share the interesting things he knows.