Incline is the online magazine of the Vancouver Island University Department of

Creative Writing and Journalism

The Dirtiest F-Word of All
by David Bitonti
Finances. There, we said it. For many university students, budgeting is rocket science, but here are some tips to keep you out of trouble. Read more
Loud and Clear
by Kathleen Eccles
Afraid of public-speaking? You're not alone. But don't pop that Valium -- try these better ways to conquer your fears. Read more
Diaper Dodgers
by Julie Austin
Babies of the world, throw off your diapers! With "Elimination Communication," your parents can save on Pampers, and you'll bond better, too. Read more
WebMatrons
by Beth Hendry-Yim
The 45-to-60 age bracket is bursting with first-time entrepreneurs, many of them women, many of them making a living from the comfort of their computers. Read more
Teddy's Elk
by Dona Naylor
Vancouver Island is home to BC's largest concentration of Roosevelt Elk. Once on the verge of extinction, these majestic creatures have made a welcome comeback. Read more
Personal Branding
by Jessica Skelton
Beyond tattoos, beyond piercings, is scarification. Practitioners say it challenges the body's limits -- not to mention our notions of beauty. Read more