Human Pursuits

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Created 17 Nov 2020
  • Three Stooges-style seltzer gags (Human Pursuits 6/11/21)
    06 Nov 2021 • 3 min read
    VANCOUVER – There’s no easy way to say this. I, Ethan from Human Pursuits, was the victim of a hilarious, but nevertheless serious, seltzer gag. A stream of tonic water sprayed straight to the moneyma...
  • Save your stub (Human Pursuits 29/10/21)
    29 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    VANCOUVER – I wondered, as we walked to the theatre, whether I had made a mistake. It was Friday night and Leah and I were leaving Apollonia, near Granville Island, to catch the 9:45 showing of Dune. ...
  • Katie Heindl has a good feeling about this
    27 Oct 2021 • 15 min read • 0 1
    VANCOUVER – As any good water sign will tell you, it can be tough to navigate the emotional tributaries of everyday life. One minute you’re floating down the lazy river of love and friendship. The nex...
  • Adam Appugliesi remains unapologetically authentic
    20 Oct 2021 • 10 min read
    VANCOUVER – If you’ve ever driven a Fiat across the rolling Tuscan hillsides, or sipped Aperol spritzes near the Venetian shipyards, then, like me, you have perhaps experienced what the Italians call ...
  • Sonic self-portraits (My Top 50 Favourite Songs)
    14 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read
    VANCOUVER – For audiophiles, there’s no greater pastime than sitting down with a cup of coffee, firing up your preferred streaming service, and ranking some chunes. So when my uncle Scott asked me to ...
  • Fanks, luv <3
    12 Oct 2021 • 2 min read
    Friendsgiving 2021 📸 Alex Migdal VANCOUVER – For the past few years, Leah and I have had the pleasure of hosting some of our nearest and dearest in the city for a Thanksgiving potluck. The day, which...
  • Some forty Frog Boxes later
    22 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    Family portrait 📷 Kristyn Murphy VANCOUVER – Every now and then, I get this strange sensation like the universe is trying to tell me something. Like the other day, I woke up with Charlie Puth’s “One ...
  • The End of an Era
    10 Sep 2021 • 4 min read • 3 0
    The first time I stepped into apartment 305, I knew I was home. It was February 2016, and Leah and I had recently decided to move in together. We began our search in earnest, scouring Craigslist at al...
  • Curtis LeBlanc recommends the cassoulet
    27 Aug 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    VANCOUVER – The first time I met Curtis LeBlanc, he told me he didn’t like Nirvana. It was 2006, and we were both enrolled in Paul Kane High School’s now infamous Pop & Rock class. The assignment was ...
  • HBO's White Lotus is apathetic escapism at its finest (Link Dump 22.08.21)
    22 Aug 2021 • 3 min read
    You Ned Schneebly looking MF-er VANCOUVER – Of all my problematic faves the Hawaiian islands, and Maui in particular, are among the most problematic-iest. With its iridescent craters, white sand beach...
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