Ashley Gibson

Shake it out, because Life is Sweet

Borrowing a phrase from one of my favourite sirens, Florence; sometimes the best thing you can do is shake it out because it’s hard to dance with a Demon on your back. I’ve been battling with my own demons for some time now1. Some of them manifest from external sources2 but at the end of the day, my demons are my own. I’m the only one who can shut […]

Ashley Gibson: Life Is Sweet

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NXNE 2012: May there always be glitter in your hair 1

It was a no brainer. When North by North East asked if I was returning as a Stage Manager this year, I had to say yes. I was excited, and became more so when I discovered I was being assigned to the Gladstone Hotel. I had so many great memories there already;  Movember, Tweetgasms, Social Media Week and more. And I wasn’t disappointed; everyone was so amazing to work with, I almost wish I […]

Reflecting on my DefineTO experience 1

Where there is good heart, there are good times to be had. It’s no secret that DefineTO was a very different event than [the event that everyone is comparing it to from] last year. I wish I could run you through the night but I was dealing with some personal demons that night so I got there pretty late. I was only a little nervous about having to defend […]

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So help me, I want this

Not too long ago I was invited by a friend to see a Cabaret. I already had plans that night but the cabaret just sounded too good to pass up and boy am I glad I made that decision. The Cabaret was called “There’s Just Something About Ashley” and it starred two adorable best friends, Ashley & Ashley. Ashley is adorable, talented, inspirational and just amazing and thanks to […]