Trevor grew up in Victoria, BC. He did a double undergraduate degree in philosophy and environmental studies at the University of Victoria, and then did a graduate degree in philosophy at Brock University. He's currently attending the Vancouver School of Theology, with the intention of going into ministry in the United Church of Canada. As a chef by trade, he has a passionate interest in food and in supporting the development of a post-industrial food culture. He also has a passionate interest in evolutionary spirituality, and how the Christian tradition can live anew within this emerging worldview. His major areas of writing interest for Beams and Struts include philosophy, culture, food, sports, spirituality and the environment.
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...