Who Really Needs A Company Blog?

The average company blog reminds me of an abandoned garden. There are a few sad, ungerminated seeds lying dormant in rich soil, and the gardener is nowhere to be seen. If you were a fifteenth-century English peasant, it would feed your family. In the twenty-first century, your company blog feeds your marketing department. Who feeds your sales department. Which closes a lot of deals because...
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Kink Lit & Rape Culture

What if someone, writing under a pseudonym, wrote a kink lit trilogy about a beautiful teenage virgin from a warm and loving home who is raped and taken away by the rapist, with the reluctant permission of her parents, to a place far away where she is forced to be naked at all times, is strung up for a man’s pleasure over his bed, is spanked until she technically should have no ass left, is...
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A Dark Night of Canadian Fantasy

Oh, don’t panic. A Dark Night of Canadian Fantasy isn’t about the secret desires of Rob Ford and Don Cherry. Perish the thought – although that would make for a very dark night indeed! No, A Dark Night of Canadian Fantasy is a wicked cool literary reading featuring five Canadian authors of various fantasy genres. Some of it will be dark, some of it will be light, all of it will...
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The Kinda-Sorta Versatile Blogger Award

Oh wow. I’ve been nominated for the Versatile blogger award, which asks of me, if I accept, to nominate fifteen other bloggers for it. Problem is, I don’t actually know that many bloggers. I wonder if that makes me only kinda-sorta versatile. Unless it’s referring to my ability to kinda-sorta multi-task, upon which…then maybe I should have been nominated for the...
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Oh Save Me – A Humourous Christmas Flashfic

Just what we need.  Another bloody Messiah. The name’s Flatulous.  I’m a Roman soldier in Tiberius’ army.  I’m stationed here in Jerusalem.  My job is to keep the Jews in line, and the gods know those people are always agitating about one damn thing or another.  Pontius Pilate is forever downing Medea’s herbal remedies for his migraines.  As if I don’t have my hands full...
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The Magical Evening with Canadian Authors

I can’t promise you a wizard’s duel or a flying British nanny or even a gnarly old primate paw that brings people back from the dead, but I can promise you authorial magic on Sunday, September 22nd from 7:00pm – 9:00pm when Deux Voiliers Publishing brings its Magical Evening with Canadian Authors (not to be confused with The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, since some of our...
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