Author Archives: Marcel St. Pierre

About Marcel St. Pierre

Writer. Producer. Actor. Mammal.

Vengeful Hank: “The Raven, Part Two”

Here’s a story from my first book “Vengeful Hank & Other Shortweird Stories” If you like it, considering getting a copy on Amazon or if you’re in Toronto, at Queen Books in Leslieville! ‘Twas now long past midnight dreary, I was knackered, bleak and bleary, Having failed to coax that Raven out the door. While I plotted, fingers snapping, suddenly the bird was flapping, As he started rudely crapping, crapping on my chamber door! “What fresh hell is this?” I shouted, ‘Crapping on my chamber Continue reading →

Endless Mulligans for Darth Vader

What if that horrible mistake you once made could be forever erased. What if you had an endless supply of do-overs? I don’t believe I’m alone in my revulsion for one of the final scenes of Star Wars Episode 3? Like Darth Vader himself, my inner film critic and Star Wars nerd also screamed “NNNnnoooooOOOoooo…!” at that piece of… film. Well, what if we could change it? Make it better… or worse, maybe. But what if we had the option to experiment with it again, Continue reading →

Book Review: “Be Awesome” by Stacey Ritz

It was going to happen soon. It had happened before. Don’t judge me. I was going to read another self-help book. A brief scan across one of my bookshelves has all the evidence you need. I’m an unrepentant, repeat self-help book reader. The Artist’s Way. Don’t Sweat The Small Stuff. Emotional Intelligence. The Four Agreements. The Power Of Now. Calvin & Hobbes. Okay, maybe Calvin & Hobbes doesn’t quite fit the ‘self-help’ genre, but it’s apropos when you consider that Stacey Ritz, author of Be Continue reading →