Welcome to the write side of my brain

As a scientist for many years and now a volunteer for an environmental organization, I'm attuned to what we're doing to our planet. The insights I've gained drive much of what I write these days, combined with a long-standing love of science fiction. I like to imagine a near-future that includes the worst, the best, and the weird.

Recent Stories

Going for Gold (L)

In the greeting hall of Vancouver’s Canada Place cruise ship terminal, twenty-nine-year-old Amy Sinclair tapped her toes like an Irish step dancer in training. More […]

Dissonance (S)

“What have you brought me?” Ella’s grin and inability to stand still told me she was excited by her find. I would always congratulate her […]

Happy Birthday, Sis

“Citizen Ralph, we must go to the guillotine.  Today, there are spry and energetic – if somewhat aged – bourgeois, my favourite. And we must […]

Brain Drain (S)

I don’t know how I got myself lost. I’d driven there with no problems the week before.  OK, I had a GPS telling me where […]