2013 Insights School: My 3rd calendar year of courses at Uvic is now complete. This year I successfully transitioned from a Fine Arts Diploma student to a Creative Writing Undergraduate student (2nd Degree program). In total I’ve engaged in seven … Continue reading
Happy Sunday (and Father’s Day)! Here’s a few more photos from my recent putter around B.C.’s Gulf Islands. My writing goals and my local reading aspirations are already in jeopardy as summer, though it has yet to officially arrive, seems to … Continue reading
Alright people! Good news all around. I’ve been admitted into Uvic’s writing program! I’m also out and about with my Dad on his ship, enjoying some quality time with family and researching the coast for my great Canadian novel. Here’s … Continue reading
Sir Ken Robinson is back with a sequel and companion to The Element, read on for a full review. Disclaimer: I’m a Sir Ken Robinson fan. Since I shelved my scepticism in 2011, I’ve been enthusiastic in every respect. From the video … Continue reading
Spring is here gang! The spectre of snow dissipating, courses wrapping up, either with whimpers or bangs, and the budding of summer plans. There’s no better time to start creating a list of local experiences you’d like to take in over … Continue reading
WRIT100 has arrived at its final genre – Screenplay. Everyone is writing like mad attempting to achieve the minimum required grade to access 2nd year workshops.
In a humorous juxtaposition with Paperman for Valentine’s – check out Jason Reitman’s Consent. Jason was the writer and director of Up in the Air, and director of Juno. Here’s a short film he wrote and directed in 2004.