In August I was approached by Lindsay Gibb, the Editor of Broken Pencil,
asking if I would consider being a guinea pig for a new feature in the
magazine. Each edition, starting with the one you see on the right,
they will be inviting an illustrator to create a profile of someone
they think is "profile-worthy".
Since this is The Food Issue,
they thought I would be a likely candidate. And since I'm always open
to shameless self-promotion I agreed. Besides, it sounded fun.
Lindsay hooked me up with Jason Turner,
the illustrator, and I'm really excited to see what he's done with all
my whacky answers to questions like "Do you cook as well?" "How is the
Ottawa book coming along?" and "what is your earliest memory of eating
I haven't found it in stores yet, but I'm looking. Let me know if you see it anywhere. (And what you think)