I write in my non-professional life, a lot. Fast and furiously.
Current project: novel, set in British Columbia, Canada, is a mediation on the complexity of relationships and sexual identity. The story follows a female astrophysicist, Juliet, as she commences an affair with a female colleague, and the moral challenges she faces in helping her husband, Nicholas, commit medically assisted suicide.
Lukas, son of a Belgian aristocrat, is in love with Léa, a biracial woman desperate to escape her provincial upbringing. Unfortunately for Lukas, Léa is involved with Mark, a Canadian diplomat stationed in Brussels. Set in Belgium, Canada, and the Belgian Congo, this debut novel focuses on the transformations that take place when a series of extraordinary circumstances force three very ordinary people to come to terms with their exquisite and, very human, score of shortcomings.
Short stories, essays and think pieces
Don't You Know, We're Talking About a, Different Kind of, Revolution (sexual harassment in Egypt)