Monthly Archives: April 2012

Calgary Comic Expo 2012

You’ll probably remember my giddy posts last year when I met Julian Sands. This year, I wanted very much to meet James Marsters. I’d watched Buffy (though not religiously), and I loved his turn as Captain John Hart on Torchwood. … Continue reading

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Election time.

It’s election time in Alberta, and today is election day. I try to keep politics off the blog, but I will say that my attention has been distracted from my usual writing and blogging due to all the articles and … Continue reading

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Movie: In a Lonely Place

I’m a writer, and noir is my chosen genre. Hence, most of my favourite films have some relation to the genre, and In a Lonely Place, starring Humphrey Bogart and Gloria Grahame, is one that left a mark. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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Music: Savoy – Velvet

I was introduced to the Norwegian band Savoy when I was a teenager, thanks to my friend Petter. They’re another one of those bands that I heard during my formative years, and thus, years later, I still pull out their … Continue reading

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Food: Ginger-garlic veg and rice noodle dish

This meal turned out rather delicious, if I do say so myself. It was a riff off of this noodle dish from Gluten-Free Girl. I say a riff because I didn’t have toasted sesame oil, almond butter, cellophane noodles, or … Continue reading

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Wednesday Cat Blogging

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My New Release: Betting the Farm

This is a fun little short story that I wrote last year. It’s up on Amazon this weekend, and I wanted to showcase the gorgeous cover my friend Jason Neil made for me. He’s a local illustrator, and great at … Continue reading

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