What's Your Story? Striving (not starving) artist
What's Your Story? features the different characters that roam the streets of Toronto. Every Monday and Thursday, a new person shares their story, likes and dislikes about the city, a little secret and more.
Name: Amery aka Abyss (my stage name)
Age: You might ask...I might not tell
What neighbourhood are you from? Parkdale
What do you 'do'? Well, I do multiple things. I am a child & youth worker. I work for the National Film Board. And I'm an Emcee. I perform and write music.
How long have you been in Toronto? All my life.
What's your story?
Right now, I am a striving - not starving - artist. I am close to completing my solo album with my producer/friend, Gigz. I have been making music for almost a decade. And I'm hoping this can be my full time job. You can hear my music at www.myspace.com/thabyss.
Favorite thing(s) about Toronto:
The people, the festivals, and especially the music scene.
Least favorite thing(s) about Toronto:
The smog, the dirt and smelly Lake Ontario.
You have 24 hours to spend with someone who's never been to Toronto before - what do you do?
One thing that your friends/family don't know about you:
We are such a close-knit family, they know everything about me. Well, almost everything.
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