Writings & Media


Grassroots the minor hockey show podcast

Grassroots: the minor hockey show – co-hosted with Gregg Kennedy on TSN 1200 Ottawa

Deflections: A blog about hockey on the site hockeynow.ca (now shut down)


(Samples are PDFs. They can be read with Adobe Reader)
Ottawa Citizen – columns and essays (samples below)
Obscure party of Canada
Bottle of Cow
For whom the car tolls
The future of sensible parenting
Bounder Magazine – health/humour columnist (sample below)
Out damned spotOttawa Citizen column about teaching (July/14)
Ottawa Citizen interview (Jan. 31/14)

Ottawa Life Magazine – humour columnist
Montreal Gazette – sportswriter 

The Hockey News and Hockey World magazine – writer
Canadian Marathon Stories – contributing writer


Short stories
Winner of Arthur Ellis Award – Crime Writers of Canada – Best Short Story: “Dead Run”
Reprinted in Arthur Ellis Awards anthology (Quarry Press) and Les Prix Arthur Ellis-1 (Alire)
From The Grist Mill – Winner of The Joker is Wild humour award

Dead Run
A Tale from The Teuth Ferry
Christian Slater’s father
The Cellar
Guinea pig on a wheel (with DECA Playwrights)
Just Desserts (with DECA Playwrights)
Love me…now! (with DECA Playwrights)