Author Archives: jrc

Indifferences

Click photo to enlarge. Here I am admiring the first copy of my latest book. The photograph of me as well as of the book’s front and back covers were taken by the book’s designer, Bill Andersen. He took the pictures on December … Continue reading

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Some Astonishing Stories!

Canadian Hauntings John Robert Colombo’s latest publication The Big Book of Canadian Hauntings is another jumbo-sized collection of told-as-true ghost stories told by Canadians past and present. It measures 7 inches by 10 inches and comes to 536 pages. It … Continue reading

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Colombo at Worldcon

The highlight of the Summer of 2009 was the opportunity to deliver one of the keynote addresses at Worldcon. What a weighty honour! Background: This year’s Worldcon was held in Montreal, August 6-10, 2009. The full title of the event … Continue reading

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All & Everything Conference

Not many people know that when the All & Everything Conference met in Toronto in late April of this year, I attended the sessions and wrote up the events in detail for a Cambridge-based website. (See elsewhere on this screen … Continue reading

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A Far Cry

My latest publication is titled “A Far Cry” and it consists of the poems that I composed during the last calendar year. Here is what it says on the back cover of the 192-page trade paperback: A Far Cry is … Continue reading

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