Tag: Writing

I Am A Fake Mom – A True Short Story

I’m getting back into sharing things I have written. Remember that was a thing I used to do? I should do it again. For fun. Why not? I posted this on Facebook a week ago and it got a big response, partially from the tribe of mothers on there.  This

Humourists: Literally Funny

 Humourist. Definition: A performer or writer of humorous material. As you know, I have a history of producing genre blurring shows: Teen Angst Night, Say Wha?!: Readings of Deliciously Rotten Writing. Are they literary nights or comedy shows?  In truth those shows lean towards comedy. Following that tradition but stepping further

Blues and Haikus

This Sunday I will be on stage at this lovely event at the Waldorf Hotel on East Hastings. I will be sharing some of my recent writing. It’s a risk since most of what I’ve done lately is read terrible writing at Say Wha?! and made fun of my cringe-worthy

Poetry

For this week’s Story Time Tuesday I’ve decided to post a poem. Some of you may have read it before -if you’re a super online stalker. As I’ve been spending a lot of time lately hanging out on Main Street, debating if I should just find some dumb-ass serving job

How to be a Media Whore

Over the years I’ve accumulated a good stack of press clippings; newspaper articles, radio interviews, Breakfast Television appearances, magazine mentions, and blog links. You could say I’m lucky or you could say I know how to work it. For this week’s Story Time Tuesday, I’m not going to tell you

Story Time Tuesdays!

The Old Man and The Play “We’re going to be neighbors,” a white haired man said to me in the balcony of the Old Vic Theatre. He took off his tweed coat and draped it on the back of his chair next to mine. I smiled politely and nodded at

Story Time Tuesdays!

In an effort to get my writing into the public realm, I’m going to post an essay or a story every Tuesday on this site. So please subscribe, bookmark, or check back here once a week for a new story from moi. My first story is a tad lengthy for

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