Getting Well With Weed

With marijuana legalization rapidly sweeping North America, we thought that we’d have a chat with a pro about its many uses for both medical and recreational users. Enter Coach Ms Mindful, who is a cancer survivor and now marijuana coach who was happy to talk with us about how marijuana changed the course of her life and how it can help you too.  Here is a little bit of our conversation: SZ :: Please explain the differences between Indica and Sativa?… Read More

Book Review :: I’m Not Naked (anymore)

Sonya Côté takes us from the stripper pole to the microphone stand to the sound stage in this fabulous memoire of her life as a burlesque dancer, jazz singer, and actress. She narrowly escapes a sex trafficking ring in the Caribbean and rubs elbows with Canadian royalty. Sonya has lived a life that most of us can only dream about, but it’s not all lace and applause.   Come on this journey and discover if love wins out in the end. … Read More

Dream Phone :: Reece Thompson

I had the great pleasure of connecting with Canadian actor, Reece Thompson, about his lifelong career in entertainment, the current state of the film industry in Vancouver, B.C., and his thoughts on the #MeToo movement.  Here are some of the highlights from our conversation: SZ :: I know that you have been a working actor for a long time. When did you first start acting? RT :: I started super early. I think I got my start at around the… Read More


I have been a fan of all things blog for over a decade and have even started one or two myself, in addition to She Zine. I love the freedom that we have to express ourselves and I adore the ability that anyone and everyone has to share those expressions within the blogosphere. I have been keeping a journal since I was about 14 years old, but I find blogging to be quite different, as it is more formatted and… Read More