Jackie Torrens – Actor, Writer & Director

Jackie Torrens is a Halifax-based actor, writer and film director. She and producer Jessica Brown have, under their company Peep Media, completed four documentary films for CBC, the Documentary Channel and Bravo which include Edge…

Jessy-Jean Kafka – Artist

Born on the West Coast and living on the East, Jessy-Jean Kafka hopes to share her passion and love for creatures with the world. Having a passion for horror movies, it inspired a lot of…

William Yijie – Entrepreneur

William loves business, marketing and telling stories. In this week’s episode, he shares his reasons for deciding to study in Halifax, starting www.halifax.business and a lot more. I had a wonderful time getting to know…

Jonathan Hilder – Cyclist

Jon is a Haligonian and a proud father of two girls. His work for the Nova Scotia Health Authority (IT Division) keeps him busy but he always makes time for cycling as an avid cyclist….

Brent McCombs – Photographer

Born in Ontario and trained in Los Angeles, Brent worked internationally as a fashion photographer for eight years creating campaigns for clients in London, Paris, New York, Vancouver and New Delhi before meeting a lovely…

Earl Donald – Artist

A new act on the streets of Toronto, Earl Donald is the recording project of multi-instrumentalist/producer James Cuvilier. Cuvilier introduced this new project with the release of the EP Where You Know Yourself in the…

Chris Henningsen – Inventor

Chris Henningsen is an inventor that believes that we all have a part to play in the healing of the planet. He is passionate about building things, figuring how things work out and making them…

Nicole Steeves – Writer, Director, Actor

Nicole Steeves is an award-winning Writer/Director/Actor. She has written and directed six short films and two feature films. Her first feature, Head Space was made possible through the 1K WAVE ATLANTIC program created by WIFT-AT…

Ruth Marsh – Multidisciplinary Artist

Ruth Marsh is a Canadian multidisciplinary artist of settler ancestry based out of Kjipuktuk,(Halifax, NS, Canada) whose practice employs an absurdist approach which seeks to queer the intersections between DIY culture, art practice and science…

Ashley Avery

Ashley Avery is a feminist writer, poet and advocate living in KJIPUKTUK (Halifax). She holds a BA in Women’s Studies from MSVU and previously completed a Diploma in Social Service Work in Toronto. She is…

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