Louise is the author of Gingko Kitchen (Coach House Books 1998), emeighty (Letters, 1995) and Tulpa (Coach House Books, 2002). She is the co-host of Sex City, Toronto's only radio show focussed on intersections between sexuality and culture.
[ fiction - october 02 ]
"Girls shook and squalled to hit-paradings on some video on Muchmusic. The lamp was not too strong. Besides giving little light to the room, it left a vaguely yellow color on the surface of the bed. I scanned unaging carpets, barely opened drapes, as I sat in the semidarkness of a hotel room at noon. 'Sorry, I'll be right with you sweetie,' I heard from the washroom."