Tag: Black History Month

  • Chad G. Cranston | Tales from the 2.9 #4

    Chad G. Cranston | Tales from the 2.9 #4

    Last updated on February 15th, 2024 at 11:05 pmBefore being introduced by a mutual friend, TQ was one of those names who I thought I’d never cross paths with because it’s a publication that just oozes cool. But co-founder Chad G. Cranston’s submission to Tales from the 2.9 is deeply rooted in something I believe in—leaving behind things that matter,…

  • Heather Greenwood Davis | Tales from the 2.9 #3

    Heather Greenwood Davis | Tales from the 2.9 #3

    Last updated on February 16th, 2024 at 12:56 amWhile I’ve spent quite some time seeing Heather’s work from afar as she raises her family with a global awareness and appreciation for the diverse world around them, we’ve only crossed paths once—at a Montecito dinner with Steve Carlisle, General Motors Canada’s GM Canada’s President and Managing…

  • Lisa Simone Richards | Tales from the 2.9 #2

    Lisa Simone Richards | Tales from the 2.9 #2

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 10:32 pmI remember first meeting Lisa at a party five years ago, and we’ve all come a long way since! Her submission for Tales from the 2.9 mirrors much of mine, but she touches on a lesson I think every Black Canadian child has heard at some point…

  • The Palmer Family | And Baby Makes FOUR.

    The Palmer Family | And Baby Makes FOUR.

    Last updated on January 29th, 2024 at 07:31 pmI’ve wanted to change the game for a while, but find my mind running in circles when I try to think of something new. I love creating, sure, but sometimes I create without soul—because I’m “supposed” to. I hate it. I’m not a pawn. I’m not a writer…

  • Casey Palmer, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #1

    Casey Palmer, Blogger | Tales from the 2.9 #1

    Last updated on February 12th, 2024 at 10:30 pmYou’d think that living a life as a person of colour, I’d make a series like this far sooner, but it took a while to hit the forefront of my life. Some recent experiences, though, starkly reminded me that yes, I am a Black man, and that means the…