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"Descriptions begin in the writer's imagination, but should finish in the reader's."
- Stephen King
As a writer, my goal is to provide intriguing, thought-provoking stories.
My interests include Canadian and world politics, culture, environmental issues, and current events.
PORTFOLIO OF WORK
Below you'll find articles that I have written. I have researched a variety of topics ranging from climate change and environmental politics, to cyber security in business. I have also interviewed several political figures and experts on various subjects.
WEATHERING THE STORMS
I detailed a University of Calgary study into the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in the trucking industry, saving time, money, and even lives. I spoke with Dr. Xin Wang of the University of Calgary's Schulich School of Engineering.
NOT JUST A BIG-CITY PROBLEM
I delve into the trend of Ontario street gangs shifting their base of operations from urban areas to suburban and rural neighbourhoods. I spoke with Detective Superintendent Karen Gonneau, chair of the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP).
CYBER-ATTACKS: PREPARATION IS KEY
I examine the threats posed to businesses big and small by cyber criminals. This article takes a look at how these criminals operate, who is at risk, and how to prevent it from happening to you. This article was written for Supply Chain Canada Magazine.
FAMILY PHYSICIAN BRINGS GREEN VALUES TO COMOX TOWN COUNCIL
I spoke with Dr. Jonathan Kerr, a family physician who made the switch to municipal politics, about how he planned on bringing green, healthy values to the town of Comox, BC as a town councillor. Dr. Kerr has been endorsed by the Comox Green Party, and is a member of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
BC GREENS CALL TO END LOGGING OF OLD-GROWTH
I delve into the issue of logging of old-growth forests in British Columbia. The consequences of this issue don't stop with deforestation.
BC GREENS’ SONIA FURSTENAU AND ADAM OLSEN ON OLD-GROWTH PROTECTION
I met with the Leader of the Green Party of British Columbia Sonia Furstenau, as well as former leader Adam Olsen, to discuss the protection of the province's dwindling old-growth.
EUROPEAN GREEN PARTY CAMPAIGNS TO IMPLEMENT A GREENER COMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY
The European Green Party calls for an end to "greenwashing" legislation in the European Parliament. I interviewed Thomas Waitz, the co-chair of the European Green Party, as well as contact Grace O’Sullivan and Ciaran Cuffe, Green Irish Party members in the European Parliament.