Storytelling Show with Poet Leah Horlick

On Sunday evening, July 13, Leah Horlick joined me on The Storytelling Show on Vancouver Coop Radio. We talked about her upcoming poetry collection, For Your Own Good (coming from Caitlin Press in 2015), the silence surrounding violence in queer relationships, the

Storytelling Show with Poet Leah Horlick

On Sunday evening, July 13, Leah Horlick joined me on The Storytelling Show on Vancouver Coop Radio. We talked about her upcoming poetry collection, For Your Own Good (coming from Caitlin Press in 2015), the silence surrounding violence in queer relationships, the

Storytelling Show with Jordan Hall

Playwright Jordan Hall joined me Sunday evening on Vancouver Co-op Radio for a chat about science and storytelling. In the second half, we discuss the representation of women in genre television. Catch it online here.

Storytelling Show with Jordan Hall

Playwright Jordan Hall joined me Sunday evening on Vancouver Co-op Radio for a chat about science and storytelling. In the second half, we discuss the representation of women in genre television. Catch it online here.

Retirement of a Suburban Drama Teacher

My profile of Mission Secondary School teacher Gai Brown, which ran in the Vancouver Sun on April 26th, explores the impact of school arts programs on citizen development.

Retirement of a Suburban Drama Teacher

My profile of Mission Secondary School teacher Gai Brown, which ran in the Vancouver Sun on April 26th, explores the impact of school arts programs on citizen development.

How camera phones short-circuit human decency

In this essay for the Random House of Canada online magazine Hazlitt I explore how omnipresent digital cameras kept bystanders from intervening during a violent encounter on Vancouver’s Granville strip.

How camera phones short-circuit human decency

In this essay for the Random House of Canada online magazine Hazlitt I explore how omnipresent digital cameras kept bystanders from intervening during a violent encounter on Vancouver’s Granville strip.

Storytelling Show

Vancouver Co-op Radio, February 23, 2014: On Sunday evening I spoke to Chelsea Rooney on The Storytelling Show about non-fiction writing and the book I’m working on about the 2011 tsunami in Japan. The interview is available to stream and download

Storytelling Show

Vancouver Co-op Radio, February 23, 2014: On Sunday evening I spoke to Chelsea Rooney on The Storytelling Show about non-fiction writing and the book I’m working on about the 2011 tsunami in Japan. The interview is available to stream and download

Why is the Harper Administration Throwing Away Entire Libraries?

DeSmog Canada, January 9, 2014: Walter M. Miller Jr.’s classic sci-fi book A Canticle for Leibowitz tells the story of a post-apocalyptic future in which a small group of monks strive to preserve the remnants of humanity’s scientific knowledge. After the destruction

Why is the Harper Administration Throwing Away Entire Libraries?

DeSmog Canada, January 9, 2014: Walter M. Miller Jr.’s classic sci-fi book A Canticle for Leibowitz tells the story of a post-apocalyptic future in which a small group of monks strive to preserve the remnants of humanity’s scientific knowledge. After the destruction

Theatre Preview: TJ Dawe in Medicine

Vancouver Sun, January 10, 2014: TJ Dawe seems like an easy person to share your secrets with. Maybe it’s the way he speaks the day we meet in the bowels of the historic Firehall Arts Centre — softly and with

Theatre Preview: TJ Dawe in Medicine

Vancouver Sun, January 10, 2014: TJ Dawe seems like an easy person to share your secrets with. Maybe it’s the way he speaks the day we meet in the bowels of the historic Firehall Arts Centre — softly and with