I write in my non-professional life, a lot. Fast and furiously.
Short and long fiction
Current project: this novel, set in British Columbia, Canada, is a mediation on the complexity of relationships and sexual identity. The story follows astrophysicist Juliet as she commences an affair with a female colleague, and the moral challenges she faces in helping her winemaking husband, Nicholas, commit medically assisted suicide.
My first novel, completed in 2016, is set in Brussels, Canada, and the Belgian Congo. The story charts the collision of the lives of Léa, Lukas, Marianne, and Mark, and focuses on the fallouts and transformations that take place when they come to terms with their exquisite and, very human, score of shortcomings.
Essays and think pieces
Don't You Know, We're Talking About a, Different Kind of, Revolution (sexual harassment in Egypt)