Photograph of the Switchback host Stan "the Man" Johnson, circa 1983.

My First Obsession

The encouragement of a CBC kids' show producer made my career a lot more fun.
Illustration by Ethan Rilly.
Summer, 2014

The Kids’ Issue

Hey kids! This issue of Taddle Creek is just for you!
29 Winter, 2012–2013
Winter, 2012–2013

The Diaeresis Divide

What’s the deal with The New Yorker’s umlaut?
Taddle Creek No. 28 (Summer, 2012)
Summer, 2012

Grammar Is Not Dead

Why God deserves as much respect as an overweight cat.
Taddle Creek No. 26 (Summer, 2011)
Summer, 2011

Since You Asked

The Taddle Creek List of Frequently Asked Questions
Taddle Creek No. 14 (Summer, 2005)
Summer, 2005

All About E

Capitalizing “E-mail.”
The Talking Creek Talking Magazine
Christmas, 2004

An Apology

Capitalizing “Web” and “Internet.”
Taddle Creek No. 10 (Summer, 2003)
Summer, 2003

The Period

One space good, two spaces bad.