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Christine Ama is a freelance fashion, arts and culture writer. She has contributed numerous articles to ADONE Magazine and SheDoesTheCity.com and worked for several years as a product copywriter for the Hudson's Bay Company. With a BFA in Creative Writing from the University of British Columbia and an intensive Fashion Merchandising program under her belt, Ama is passionate about marrying her love for creative culture with the written word. In the past, she pursued music as a self-produced electro pop singer/songwriter called Christer (rhymes with "shyster" ;) releasing a full-length album, two music videos and touring internationally. After visiting over five countries in Europe, Ama temporarily relocated to Berlin, Germany where she worked and wrote for over a year. She currently resides in Toronto, Canada.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Without Power

Weather extremes, natural and manmade disasters, Hollywood and the art world are revealing an interregnal trend in the past few weeks –one that speaks volumes more about the state of things in North America this summer. Control is out. Mayhem is in. Rain or shine, these are dark times andfor once even the fashion world cannot make light.