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"His stories are a treasure trove of riches that will touch your heart while making you think." —Robert J. Sawyer, award-winning author

Hi! Thanks for visiting. I'm an award-winning Canadian author of fantasy, SF, horror, supernatural, and the ever popular "undefinable", with over a hundred story sales in thirty countries and twenty-five languages around the world.

I have won Canada's Aurora Award for speculative fiction three times (most recently in 2013), and have been a finalist for the international John W. Campbell Award, Canada's juried Sunburst Award, the CBC Bookies award, and France's juried Prix Masterton and Prix Bob Morane. I've been an Aurora finalist nineteen times and have several honourable mentions in The Year's Best Fantasy...more


Average rating: 3.78 · 727 ratings · 127 reviews · 43 distinct works · Similar authors
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A Taste Sweet and Salty
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Going Harvey in the Big House
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Memories of the Dead Man
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Quasar 2 coverI wrote recently about the upcoming publication of my story "The Walker of the Shifting Borderland" in the new Italian magazine Quasar. The issue with my story (issue #2) is now out (see the cover at the right).


"The Walker of the Shifting Borderland" won the Aurora Award in 2013, and I'm pleased to see that my tale is appearing with a Hugo-nominated story by Mike Resnic and one by Robert Silve...

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Faery Lands Forlorn
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The Lost Continent The Story of Atlantis by C.J. Cutliffe Hyne
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Enjoyable, but the modern day opening seemed extraneous, especially since there was no corresponding ending section (I was expecting bookends). And the ending seemed abrupt. Still an enjoyable read, considering its age.
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