Monthly Archives: January 2013

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with some Dead Kids

To preview the second book in the Dead Kid Detective Agency series, the fine cast of characters at ECW Press, have produced a series of four dazzling Valentine’s Day cards featuring October and the Dead Kids.
If you’ll be at the OLA Super Conference (see the previous post), you can pick up the cards there. And [...]

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At the OLA Super Conference: January 31 & February 1

This coming week, the Ontario Library Association’s Super Conference 2013 hits Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre (255 Front Street West), and this year, I’ll be there as an author! The Ontario Library Association is Canada’s largest library organization and OLA’s Super Conference is Canada’s largest education event in librarianship. The conference includes a trade show, countless [...]

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Second Dead Kids adventure coming soon

It’s coming soon! In Fall 2013, the second adventure of The Dead Kid Detective Agency, Dial ‘M’ for Morna, will hit bookshelves. I can’t reveal much more at this point, aside from a few illustrations from the early chapters of the book (below). My final edits are in, the illustrations are being completed, and the [...]

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Never-completed yet racy calendar sketches of male superheroes

The past two years, as preparation for my illustrations of Natalie Zina Walschots’s most triumphant poetry collection, DOOM: Love Poems for Supervillains, I designed Male Supervillain Erotica Calendars. For 2013, I intended to design the counterpart, a calendar of Male Superhero Erotica. I failed to complete anything in time, but I figured I’d post some [...]

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