Toronto-based writer and illustrator.

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Board summer

Early last Friday evening, the steady slapping of d...

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How do you make a high-tech prosthetic knee? | The Grid TO

The lab is less like a stuffy hospital than a high school-shop class conceived by Dr. Seuss.

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Treepocalypse now | The Grid TO

‘You’re in the tree business—what do you think about nature after this?’ I said, ‘You know what? I take heart in the fact that nature is still in control.’”

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What it's like to be a disabled commuter in TO

The city is making more cabs wheelchair-accessible and dedicating cash to Wheel-Trans, but when it comes to transit, people with physical disabilities still encounter many obstacles.

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Freegans unite | The Grid TO

Freegans unite | The Grid TO

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The Grid TO | Local News

The Grid TO | Local News

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Forever Dismantled

Ai Weiwei’s enormous Nuit Blanche sculpture, Forever Bicycles, quickly became a part of Toronto’s public landscape while it stood outside City Hall. And then,like that…it was gone. We watched it disappear.

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Social gamblers | The Grid TO

Social gamblers | The Grid TO

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Mensch of the Week: The Kapisanan Centre | The Grid TO

Mensch of the Week: The Kapisanan Centre | The Grid...

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Is cash for blood possible? | The Grid TO

Is cash for blood possible? | The Grid TO

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The roads most travelled | The Grid TO

The roads most travelled | The Grid TO

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Festival express

Last Sunday afternoon, under grey skies, seagulls s...

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They’ll run the world

Last Friday morning, the creaky old house at 10 Ros...