Aurora Awards nominations close in two days. If you're a Canadian citizen and want to support local artists and authors, please consider becoming a member of the Canadian Science Fiction & Fantasy Association ($10) and nominating your favorite artist.
Science fiction has always asked the tough questions – "what if" and "if this goes on" – but we've also dreamed of the alternatives, the if only solutions to hard problems.
As a consequence of Canada's social distancing efforts, many industries have been disrupted. You or a member of your household may have experienced a job loss or other forms of financial instability as a result. This page provides links to various resources and programs offered to help mitigate financial hardship during this time.
I had the pleasure of joining Joshua Pantalleresco on his podcast, Just Joshing. He is full of energy and passion, and a lot of fun to talk to. We talk about teaching, storytelling, life, and books.