TJ is a Vancouver based writer, performer and director of new theatre pieces. He's participated in ninety or so theatre and comedy festivals in Canada, the US, Australia and the UK. He has six published plays and a humour book. He's also interested in movies, literature, television, comic books, history, science, spirituality, tai chi, technology, food and the Enneagram. He generally juggles a dozen projects at a time. He thinks more people should read the books of Barbara Ehrenreich, Gabor Mate, David Mitchell, Dan Savage, Mark Kurlansky, Miriam Toews and Brian Michael Bendis.
Most Popular Discussions
Thomas Hübl: Shadow Work in Evolutionary Spirituality
An interview with Thomas Hübl on shadow work within the context of evolutionary spiritualty.8 comments Read more...
Underappreciated Podcast: CR Avery on Sonny Boy Williamson and graffiti
This is a first in a new series of podcasts, exploring the ignored and underestimated.6 comments Read more...
Totem Figures Interview with Lindsay Robertson
Lindsay Roberston is a Vancouver based singer/songwriting, originally from Guelph Ontario. Her totems are Bob Marley, Tom Waits, Bob Dylan, Martin Tielli and Bessie Smith.5 comments Read more...
Totem Figures Interview with John Showman
John Showman is a fiddler conversant in bluegrass, folk, country, pop, classical, you name it. He talks about the various teachers and artists who inspired him to play the instrument.2 comments Read more...
Totem Figures Interview with Dr. Gabor Mate
Gabor Mate is a doctor and best-selling author. His totems are Gautama Buddha, Yeshua (aka Jesus), Karl Marx, Albert Einstein and Sigmund Freud. Beethoven's in there too.2 comments Read more...
Darrin Drda Part I- Peril and Promise
An interview with Darrin Drda, author of The Four Global Truths.2 comments Read more...
Darrin Drda Part III- The 3 Afflictions and Their Antidotes
Continuing interview with Darrin, this section's on love of the enemy, within and without.2 comments Read more...
Darrin Drda Part II- Planetary Initiation and Participatory Reality
Written by Trevor MalkinsonAn interview with Darrin Drda, author of The Four Global Truths.1 comment Read more...
Darrin Drda Part IV- Global Addiction and the Road to Recovery
Written by Trevor MalkinsonOur final segment with Darrin, looking at moving "from the hole inside, to feeling holy inside".1 comment Read more...