*This is the first in a series of stories focusing on a lovely little gathering in Banff called The Story Summit. I was invited there by the inventive people of AMPIA to […]
Trent Wilkie is a writer/journalist/performer in Edmonton Alberta, Canada. Trent has written for CBC Radio (The Irrelevant Show), The Canadian Emergency News, Fangoria Magazine, Edmonton Sun, Exclaim Magazine and is currently a staff writer for VUE Weekly.
Trent is also a member of Mostly Water Theatre, a sketch comedy troupe and has performed in a bevy of Edmonton International Fringe Festivals to varying degrees of success.
As well, Trent has also been a wilderness canoe guide for over 10 years. Having paddled all over Canada, he considers the deep dark woods a therapy that only comes at the cost of comfort.
When taking time off from trying not to be boring, Trent likes to relax while watching horror movies and trying to write the perfect three chord song
I was once told that trying to explain canoe trip to people was like trying to cut vegetables with a screwdriver. Here is my attempt. Yesterday sucked. And it was awesome. I […]
In a moment of late night pregnant online shopping/nesting/love my opulent wife bought me a DNA test from the groovy people at 23andMe. I spit in a vile. I mailed it away. I waited. […]
I performed this bit for Booty Goose’s Weird Al Karaoke. It was a super fun night. As the title says, it is sung to the tune of ‘Take it Easy’ by the […]
Having Ezra Levant write the prologue to a book that he basically published is like having your mother tell you how pretty you are.
Jill Pollock: Musician. Humourist. Jocular analog collagist.
I’v always been a fan of the natural world. From the simple harmony to the brash vastness, I consider it my place of worship. It is indifferent to me. I appreciate its honesty. Found near Varadero, Saturn […]