Monthly Archives: November 2011

Kate, Broadsheet, The Irish Times, And The Mysterious Case Of The Disappearing Articles

An article about a friend of mine who passed away in August, and about how journalistic choices influence the ongoing discussion of mental health issues in the workplace. Continue reading

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Transgender Day Of Remembrance

For the unfamiliar, the annual Transgender Day Of Remembrance is dedicated to mourning the murders of members of the trans community worldwide. I won’t go into detail, as the speech below by Torontonian Morgan M. Page shows just how complex … Continue reading

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100-Word Review: “Melancholia”

An experience openly shared by director Von Trier and (Cannes Best Actress-winning) star Kirsten Dunst, Melancholia is a tale of doom – from the personal to the cosmic. As Dunst’s depressed Justine takes part in an increasingly deranged wedding, the … Continue reading

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Cougar Town & Community In Danger Of Cancellation

I didn’t want to take out the angry koala again. It’s come to my attention that the powers that be at NBC (it rhymes, it must be correct) haven’t even GLANCED at my buddha board and have instead decided to … Continue reading

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“Sex In My Mercedes-Benz, He’s / Hoping I Don’t Spill My Menses”

Now that I’m suddenly-weirdly-out-of-nowhere working on four writing projects in the form of my new play for (hopefully) the Toronto Fringe, a web series for the lovely WildSound Productions, a military sensory overload with the guys at Pandemic Theatre and … Continue reading

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This Week In Insane Fucking Homophobia…

Gretchen Whitmer is a Michigan State Senator who has become something of a poster child (woman? lady? Senatorperson?) for gay rights over the past few days for her startling approach of logic and let’s-not-bully-children when it comes to public policy. … Continue reading

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A (Very Grainy) Trip Through Gotham City

So I was down in NYC at the weekend doing regular NYC things like watching R.L. Stine steamroll his way through an interview and trying to find a copy of the Sunday Independent, when I stumbled upon Wall Street. I … Continue reading

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