One rainy day in Vancouver, Geoff’s smart and amazing wife sat down at his computer and jotted down the first lines of a short story. Those lines worked their way into Geoff’s brain and transmuted into the short story he eventually titled: “What Pavel Found“. The story concerns the merits of grave robbing, poultry husbandry, […]Read more "Here’s What Pavel Found"
Grey Matter Press, purveyors of all things dark and delightful, have released a new anthology featuring Geoff’s story “The Collected Sylvia: Volumes 1 to 1388”. Equilibrium Overturned: The Heart of Darkness Awaits is a collection of dark science fiction and fantasy stories from some amazing writers. Geoff is honoured to be in their company. The Collected […]Read more "The Collected Sylvia Collected in Dark Collection"
Another bit of old but awesome news: the lovely people at EscapePod produced Geoff’s story “Cradle and Ume” as a podcast. They did a bang-up job of it too. Check out the incredible reading work by Jeff Ronner! In other most excellent news, Black Denim Lit will be publishing Geoff’s story “What Pavel Found”. The story is […]Read more "Cradle and Ume Podcasted"
Those of you who follow this blog daily may have noticed a precipitous drop in the number of posts of late. As in for the last three months there have been zero posts. The explanation for this is quite simple: Geoff has handed me many things to blog about, but he hasn’t come back […]Read more "Paternal Words of Wisdom and Inebriation"
There have been several exciting developments in Geoff’s writing career over the last month. Let’s start with the stuff you can consume right now. Geoff’s story “Song of Mary” appears in the final issue of Electric Velocipede. We are sad to see this fine magazine go, but Geoff is delighted that he was able to […]Read more "Song of Mary Being Sung at Electric Velocipede"
At the start of every year, Geoff asks me to compile my favourite media consumed over the previous year. This is like asking the ocean to pick its favourite fish. I consume all media produced by humanity in any given year, and as there is a significant backlog since before my arrival in this time, […]Read more "Top Picks of 2013"
This is not hyperbole. I’m from the future, dammit, so I should know what’s to come for the Caustic Soda Podcast. They will be both lauded and castigated, celebrated and reviled, honoured and hunted for sport. Infamy isn’t a word to be thrown around lightly, but in the future, the word will be defined by […]Read more "Support the best damn podcast the world has ever known and will ever know"
For those of you looking for a little more poetry in your lives, do we have the solution for you. Geoff’s short story, “Lone White Seagull“, is a poetry-littered piece of prose appearing right now in Kaleidotrope magazine. The story is a love-triangle between an aspiring poet, his long-suffering girlfriend, and the co-pilot of the […]Read more "Lone White Seagull Spotted in Kaleidotrope"
A few months ago we announced that the good folks at Big Pulp would be publishing Geoff’s story “Heart of Darkest Tortuguero”, Geoff’s wacko tribute to Conrad’s Heart of Darkness. Well, that day has finally arrived. Actually, the day arrived almost two months ago, but Geoff has had me very busy tending to the new arrival, Milk […]Read more "Big Pulpy Heart of Darkness Tribute"
Those of you who visit the blog on a regular basis may have noticed a marked lack of posts over the last couple months. Geoff has kept me busy on a variety of other tasks, the exact nature of which I haven’t been able to disclose until today. You see, Geoff and his wonderful wife […]Read more "Pair of pubs and some really great news"