Month: August 2016

Unlikely Influences: What Beth Cato Learned About Magic by Living Through Earthquakes

Unlikely Influences is a series of occasional blog posts,  about how writers can learn the tricks of their trade in odd places. Most are from guest authors, but I’ll pop in from time to time too. This week’s installment is by the fabulous Beth Cato. She wrote previously about…

Excerpts, columns, tweets

A few things I’ve written recently that aren’t fiction but might be of interest to readers of this blog anyway: My latest column for the Ottawa Citizen is about the Tragically Hip, a beloved Canadian band making what is probably its last tour, and…