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Let Sleeping Dogs Lie

I wrote this story for a 17th C. English class that focussed on connections and distinctions between humans and animals….

Bike Kitchen Accessibility – Ubyssey Article

The Bike Kitchen at UBC offers recipe repairs for walkers, wheelchairs and bicycles, yet for a long time their location…

Die Leiden des Jungen

A poem composed following the student suicide(s?) on a UBC construction site in 2017/18. Thick sky sheds tears onto merry…

A Final Stand

I composed this short story for a final project in my forestry class, and it has been further revised since….

Women I’ve Loved

What follows is a list poem where the list is implied instead of stated outright. I also experimented with persona,…

Hitchhikers

  Hitchhikers      Halfway up the peak chair on a long weekend at Whistler I heard gossip about snowmen appearing…

Biking Poem

My aim for this poem was to write a fast moving poem (can you read it in one breath, no…

Guttering, Choking, Drowning (After W. Owen’s “Dulce et Decorum Est”)

My intent here was to make a dream-like poem by adapting lines from Wilfred Owen’s “Dulce et Decorum Est”, echoing…

Men will never change.

In this poem I wanted to use form (here a sonnenizio) as an examination of itself, and after a suggestion…

My Work

  When I first got into porn I thought it sucked. As a kid I used to watch movies and…

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