Alicia Lue

Alicia is a full-time freelance writer/blogger and aspiring multi-hyphenate. She was born in Toronto, raised in Jamaica and now calls Montreal home. She has a background in Broadcast-Journalism and a Ph.D in make believe. When she's not busy writing or curating digital content, she's bumping old school reggae, doling out advice or brushing up on her couch potato skills. She lives in the Plateau with her boyfriend, son and cat.

Alicia Lue
"A world where it is safe to love is a world where it is safe to live. ~ Serena Anderlini-D'Onofrio | "Open Relationship": The term automatically brings...

What It’s Really Like Being in an Open Relationship

The idea of being in an open relationship can be very off-putting for some. And probably strange for most. Particularly if you’ve been a lifelong monogamist, as I was. It goes against everything we’ve been conditioned to believe about relationships, pushing all of the known boundaries of convention.   All our lives, we’ve been taught …

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Eckhart Tolle has said 'meditation dissolves personality' but what does that even mean? On a recent trip to Thailand I had the opportunity to observe Buddhist monks during mediation. As they sat in complete...

How Meditation Dissolves Personality and What, Exactly, That Means…

On a recent trip to Thailand I had the opportunity to observe Buddhist monks during mediation. As they sat in complete coma-like stillness, their expressionless faces gave the illusion that their bodies were lifeless, seemingly mimicking the serenity of death in their total relinquishment. Yet contrary to what was visible to the human eye, beneath …

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