Gaming Moments

Edmonton, Canada, 2008-2009: When I began working for legendary game studio BioWare in 2008, I thought I had it all. Instead, I slowly woke up to the realization that I was living someone else’s dream. Gaming Moments started as a videogame blog, but turned into a discussion on travel and the value of small-scale food, thanks to the community of producers at the Old Strathcona Farmers’ Market.

  • Braid is Art

    Heard of Braid? It’s an Xbox Live Arcade game, going for low price of $15. Notably, it is curr...

  • Work and the City

    Now that Helene and I have been in Edmonton for three weeks, the question I get from my family and m...

  • Where the hell have I been?

    I’m back with a new blog! Given that I promised I’d create one more than a year ago, I&#...

  • Postcard from a Slaughterhouse

    As you know, I place a lot of importance on small-scale meat production, as opposed to industrial sl...

  • Hail to the Lich King, Baby

    If you’re even remotely interested in videogames, chances are you heard about the next World o...

The Meat Send-Off

Remember my idea of a 3 month vegetarian experiment? I’m about to get started on it. I initially wanted to get started a bit later in January, when Helene got back to Edmonton with me, and we could plan this ...

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Doing Good

More and more, I feel compelled to do Good in this world. I’m not talking of giving to charity, although I fully support this gesture. I personally give to Doctors Without Borders and the Canadian Red Cross, because I think ...

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The Vegetarian Experiment

Yeah yeah, I’m writing about food again. Sorry if you’re expecting commentary about life in Alberta or on making games, but this is what’s on my mind lately. So in a recent post, I mentioned that I was fine with ...

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Hail to the Lich King, Baby

If you’re even remotely interested in videogames, chances are you heard about the next World of Warcraft expansion coming out tonight. World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King is set to follow in the steps of The Burning Crusade ...

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On Eating Meat

I’ve been thinking about food a lot, lately. One of the central modern problems raised by eating is that of meat-eating. I’m not deaf to the cries of animal activists; I agree that the treatment of animals by the meat ...

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