POV Panel: “Finding Your Voice.”

Tomorrow at 3pm EST! I’ll be doing a Facebook Live/Zoom panel for POV 3rd Street on “Finding Your Voice: What It Means, Why It’s Important, and When To Use It.” If you haven’t heard of POV, you should look them up. They help marginalized youth break into the Canadian media industry through “training, mentorship, job placement…

Toronto Star: “How The X-Files Helped Me Fit In.”

I wrote a piece in today’s Toronto Star about The X-Files, the value of television during times of personal crisis, and how the series played a key role in my development as a huge nerd. You can check it out here.

Flare Magazine: “Schitt’s Creek and the Joy of Being Different.”

Tonight, Canadian sitcom Schitt’s Creek ends its run on CBC and, like most fans of the series, I’m completely devastated by the loss.  The Good Place and Schitt’s Creek ending within months of each other?  And at a time when the world needs to focus on goodness and community over the self?  HELP US, SITCOMS….

Writers Talking TV: Diggstown

I had the pleasure of hosting the February 25th edition of the Writers Guild of Canada’s monthly podcast Writers Talking TV, with this instalment focusing on the historic CBC series Diggstown. I got to chat with creator Floyd Kane and writers Lynn Coady and Ellen Vanstone about how the series confronts topics like race and…

Flare Magazine: “Do We Really Need Another Season of You?”

Flare Magazine just ran a piece I wrote about my very complex feelings for the show YOU. Do I enjoy the series, with all of its riveting twists and turns? Yes. Do I have an appreciation for what the cast and crew have crafted? Absolutely. But do I find it to still be problematic in…

Flare Magazine: Top TV of the ’10s, This Is Us, Netflix Updates, & More

Alongside my television work and a few stray pieces for some other publications, I’ve recently had the pleasure of working for FLARE, a Canadian lifestyle mag focused on fashion, beauty, celebrity, and current events. And it has been a total blast! I’ve already linked to my piece on the Game of Thrones finale, but since then I’ve…

Another Life on NETFLIX

The first season of Netflix original ANOTHER LIFE has launched! I was lucky enough to work as a story editor on the first season, and being part of a sci-fi series has always been a dream since I was a wee little nerd. Space ships! Aliens! Intense interpersonal relationships! Plus, the show stars BATTLESTAR GALACTICA…

Slasher: Solstice on NETFLIX

Exciting news!  The newest season of Netflix’s anthology horror series SLASHER is released today and… I wrote the sixth episode! Woo hoo! It was a fantastic experience, with an incredible cast bringing the whole enterprise to life, and shepherded by smarter minds than me.  I am deeply grateful to be a part of the process,…

Melodrama as Revolution

This past May, I saw the Broadway production of Mart Crowley’s seminal queer classic The Boys in the Band at Booth Theater in New York City. And then, this June, I saw FX’s Pose, a new drama series about NYC ball culture in the eighties. You’re probably wondering why I’ve mentioned these two seemingly unrelated things in close…