Author Archives: casualsuede

About casualsuede

A green blogger.

Seattle

Seattle is different.  Everyone is a hipster, but they hate the word.  No one knows how to drive here.  There is an air of passive aggressiveness on everyone’s lips.  Everyone is nice, but most people aren’t friendly.  I have made … Continue reading

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Leaving KC

People would tell me that I was lucky because I was getting the heck out of Kansas City. Kansas City is a place you left once you could, to go out into the bigger world and make a name for … Continue reading

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KC vs Toronto…

I am in the Air Canada Lounge looking at the grey sky that makes up the landscape of Rexdale, a suburb 20 minutes north of Toronto.  Toronto is the city it’s citizens call the “Centre of the Universe”.  The residents … Continue reading

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There is no Greener Grass.

I met Steph on the subway.  We had gone to college together years ago where we had great visions of our future even though we weren’t doing much with our time there. She asked what I did.  I told her that I … Continue reading

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Long Distance Relationships

You meet the woman of your dreams, but she isn’t from where you are.  You fall in love, claim to love each other forever.  However, things are temporary as she has to leave.  You promise to stay in touch and … Continue reading

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