Putting the labour in Labour Day. Gregory Ryan recaps his experience pounding out a novel during the annual 3-Day Novel Contest. “I examined my main protagonist Jim. He must die, I decided. I returned to the keyboard and murdered him.” Too Precious to be Forgotten, September 15, 2006.
September is the new January. Former Voice editor Christina M. Frey posits that September 1st works better for new-year’s resolutions. “Since it stands on the border between the relaxed pace of summer and the productivity of fall, September is the perfect time to evaluate where we’re at.” Editorial—Happy New Year, September 3, 2010.