Sadly, the Toronto section in the National Post has been lopped, meaning my weekly How T.O. comic is no more. I had a great time doing it, and working with my easygoing editor, Maryam Siddiqi. But not much time for sniffling, as we’re collaborating on a new monthly illustrated feature, to be revealed soon!
I’ve been busy. I need a nap. • My monthly charts page for Weekend Post is here. • A comic I did about Niagara wine and food for the Post is here. • My Kol Nidre illustrated sketchbook for Tablet is here.
The newly formed collaborative team of Wicz&Vic (pronounced Vich and Vich and comprised of Julie Bogdanowicz and me) was asked to do chalk drawings as part of Mississauga/Port Credit’s Parking Days Art Installation. We chalked up a storm. Our palms were sore, our hearts were feint, our mission was pedestrian. With any luck, the amblers and drivers of Port Credit will take our chalk missives to art and NOT
I got to contribute to this wonderful collection of resolutions by Semitic boldface names in Tablet. My piece was about coffee. I recently became disillusioned with Nespresso when my machine broke. Since they use proprietary screws, no local handyperson can repair their machines or procure the parts necessary to do so. Meanwhile, the company itself doesn’t repair older machines. Instead, they tell you to throw
I found her in the back of my closet. I’d bought her years earlier on Etsy. Like the bedazzled turban I’d purchased at the Brooklyn Flea, I tried her on every six months, building up her hopes, only to shove her back in a drawer. Fanny Pack. This summer, emboldened by my Jesus Year and a general feeling of not giving a shit, I put her on for good. I sleep in her. She’s my marsupial pouch. She holds just enough and no
Do you use the pronoun I more than 3,429 times per paragraph? Do you namedrop a cool place you’ve been/person you met that is 21% too obscure for the publication you’re writing for? Do you humblebrag? Do you hide humblebrags inside self-deprecation inside anecdotes about your outsider status? Is your You to Subject ratio 9.8 to 0.9? Is your personality made of extreme opinions glued together with hair gel and sexy ju
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