As I have branched out into comic books and game writing in the past year (announcement coming soon!), I have also gotten interested in filmmaking. I have worked as an extra on a number of sets over the years – most recently the Lizzie Borden Chronicles starring Christina Ricci – and have always wanted toContinue reading “My first short film(s)!”
Support Wild Rose – Issue #2 on Kickstarter Issue #2: Fallen From Grace Gravely wounded and abandoned by her lover, heroine Eliza Day must come to terms with her heartbreak and shame if she is to realize her revenge. Her only allies are the unlikely duo of a Catholic priest and a witch with secretsContinue reading “Wild Rose Issue #2 is Live on Kickstarter!”
I recently spoke with CBC’s Aya Al-Hakim about Wild Rose. (Fast forward to 26:13 to see me). Launch party recap and photos to follow!
If you’re in Halifax, Nova Scotia on June 21, 2018 I would love to see you at the launch party for my comic, Wild Rose. The party will be hosted by the Good Robot brewery from 7-10 pm and I will be giving away some great door prizes. I will also have copies of issue #1 forContinue reading “You’re Invited to the Wild Rose Launch Party”
Celtic Life International just published a great article about my indie comic book, Wild Rose. Check it out!
[Spoiler alert for minor plot points about Fury’s Kiss and Man’s Ruin.] I have been feeling overwhelmed lately by the number of revelations from women in the media about sexual assault, harassment, and abuse, especially at the hands of their employers. I think it’s awesome that the world is finally taking notice of this horrendous cultural norm,Continue reading “#MeToo – On Writing About Violence Against Women”
I am excited to announce that I have teamed up with Canadian artists Kara Brauen and Jono Doiron to bring my first comic book, Wild Rose, to life. We are crowd funding issue one on Kickstarter and we hit 39% funded in the first 48 hours! Statistically, this means we stand a very good chance ofContinue reading “Wild Rose is live on Kickstarter!”
Fury’s Kiss is now available in audiobook format from Audible.com – and if you don’t already have an account, you can get it for free with a 30-day trial membership. I love listening to books and podcasts when I’m driving or doing chores, and sometimes a good book can even make me forget how out ofContinue reading “Fury’s Kiss is now available as an audiobook”
Word on the Street is an annual one-day literacy festival that takes place in locations across Canada. In each participating city, local, regional and national authors, poets, illustrators, spoken word artists, and entertainers participate in readings, panel discussions, and musical entertainment. Publishers, booksellers, literacy organizations, post-secondary programs, and community groups are also welcome to set upContinue reading “Word on the Street 2017 – A Recap”
Although I usually sell my books on all major retailers’ platforms, I have decided to give Kindle Unlimited a whirl for a three month trial period. In a nutshell, Kindle Unlimited is a subscription service offered by Amazon that lets you borrow and read as many books, audiobooks, and magazines as you want for $10/month.Continue reading “Why I enrolled in Kindle Unlimited”