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Iconoclast Koffiehuis

11807 105 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5H…
Lovecraft | For so long I couldn’t walk down the pier. It reminded me of you. Sometimes you meet someone that makes you feel like you’re the only ones in the world. It’s just you,…

Centrefold Adult Entertainment

jasper ave & 96 street, edmonton, AB…
XXX for the Clueless | One night during college, as these types of stories always start, two buddies and I decided it would be a fantastic idea to check out a peep show. I’m referring to…

Downtown City Market

10190 104 street nw, edmonton, ab
Saturday morning edmontonia | disheveled and hung-over locavores line up for lattes & gluten-free range 104 street, grazing. Kettle corn pops counterpoint to the busker’s blueberry jam. between Luba’s pierogis, red velvet borscht weedy wildflower…

Edmonton House

10205 100 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB
When she returns from the bathroom, she’s removed her lipstick. She says it’s because it gets everywhere when she eats. Much later, she admits that she should’ve left it on, because she was too nervous…

106 Street and 100 Avenue

9940 106 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5K…
Pokémon Go | People keep telling me there are monsters here now. We can’t see them without help and they never stop coming. Dozens of blue-hued faces prowl through parks and skip down streets. We want…

Art Gallery of Alberta

2 Sir Winston Churchill Sq, Edmonton, AB…
We searched and searched all day to find it and when we finally discovered it we discovered it was not…

Alberta Legislature Grounds

10800 97 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T5K…
Purple City | A triangle is a complicated shape, and you’ll get poked if you’re not careful. The bra I wore had triangular cups, but I doubt he was thinking about geometry when I lifted…

Earls Kitchen + Bar

11830 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5K 0N7
I take all my first dates here. If I want to sound casual I'll suggest we meet at the bar after work for a cocktail or two. If I want to sound mature and serious…

Rat Hole

109 St. 104 Ave, Edmonton, AB
Rat Hole: A Love Story | We used to believe that nothing ever happened in this town. Every winter, when snow caked the buildings and the streets turned to ice, it seemed that time itself had…

Vi’s for Pies

13408 Stony Plain Rd NW, Edmonton, AB…
It was a half hour until close so all the pie was gone. We settled on chocolate cake with milk…
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