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Metropolis: Now in Paperback

The novel Metropolis is now available in paperback as well as kindle ebook.  It can be ordered from amazon.com and amazon.co.uk.  In New Zealand, I’m hoping to have copies available in the new year.

27th November 2015


Masudaya's 1/5 Scale Automaton 'Maria' from Metropolis

I purchased this vinyl model back in the 1980s and when I had my shop in the ’90s she stood proudly on display in the front window. 189 more words

SciFi And Fantasy

Tomorrow’s Drake Night at Raptors game expression of rapper's Torontoᵀᴹ

One thing’s for sure: Drake either has a wicked understanding of marketing, or he’s hired one stellar team. Love him or hate him, he has effectively moulded the city in his image. 246 more words


Scarborough haters: Do you even live here?

In a variation on the Lion King meme, Mufasa says to his son, “Look Simba. Everything the light touches is Toronto.”

“Wow,” says Simba. “But what about that shadowy place?” 408 more words


Norwegian Lunch

Read me in Metropolis on Snøhetta’s foregrounding of interactive spaces in their own offices in  “Setting the Table” 


Concert review: Grimes at Metropolis, Nov. 21, 2015

For someone who beats herself up fairly regularly when it comes to her live performances, it would be easy to imagine that a Saturday night homecoming show following the release of a new album during M for Montreal (at a sold-out Metropolis no less) would be prime fodder for some self-inflicted face-punching if things didn’t go to plan. 413 more words


@ifri city

“city” | acrylic on canvas paper

copy of poster for “metropolis” <1927 german expressionist science fiction film>