| April 10, 2013

I’m writing this while thunder rolls overhead in Ko Phi Phi, a small island off the west coast of Thailand.

What Sexy Is

| October 6, 2011

Sexy things!

October 1

| October 1, 2011

A printed copy of SILK, STEAM AND STEEL is only 3 days away!

…where am I, again?

| September 25, 2011

The hardest part of moving to a new city is losing your mental map. In the last three weeks, any time I’ve had to go somewhere I have to hit up GoogleMaps first, with the exception of the grocery store which is within a 5 minute walk of my new house. But anything else – […]

An Insufficient Update

| September 5, 2011

*tap tap* This thing on? So. I’ve moved. I no longer live in Edmonton, having abandoned it for its rival city-to-the-south, Calgary. So far the biggest change are the squirrels, which are huge and black instead of cute and red. Also the new rental house, which is, y’know, new. I’m starting school next week, a […]

Ebooks: An Open Letter

| June 25, 2011

Dear E-Book publishers, I am a voracious reader. This is why, when I go on a trip, I like to load my lovely Sony ereader up with all sorts of wonderful reading material. My ereader means I don’t have to lug 50lbs of books around to keep myself occupied in order to keep from going […]

it’s spring!

| May 20, 2011

In a tamarack, on an otherwise ordinary suburban street…

A Quick Blog Update

| May 2, 2011

Here are a few interesting things that have happened of late…

It’s alive!!

| March 26, 2011

I fell down a rabbit hole.

La Maison Mantin

| February 10, 2011

How neat is this? A rather eccentric Frenchman decreed that on his death, his house should be sealed up for a century, then opened to the public as a museum. Louis Mantin died in 1905, and his house was opened in 2010 after renovations to repair damage from mold. The house itself is fantabulous and […]