I was a few months shy of my 16th birthday when I first realized something could be wrong with me.
Three women in a minivan drive up to the Wilson Station parking lot, where the concrete is barely visible under row after row of parked vehicles. The minivan’s driver ignores the bright yellow “lot full” sign and pulls up to the parking gate.
She pleads, over the intercom, with a TTC operator to let them in.
“The lot is full,” the TTC operator repeats until she finally reverses out.
With legalization slated for July 2018, the Ontario government announced plans to sell cannabis online and in 40 stores. By 2020, there will be 150 stores across the province. The…