Doctor Fentanyl

“George Otto was a respected family physician with a bustling clinic in the northwest corner of the city. But he had a secret: after hours, he was running a booming fentanyl business. The untold story of the doctor who fuelled a drug crisis.”

Source: Toronto Life
Published: Mar 22, 2021
Length: 19 minutes (4,824 words)

Making Sense of Life In the Death Zone

I was just a few hours shy of the Earth’s summit and feeling deceptively strong. My blood was turning to sludge; my brain and lungs were slowly swelling as my heart pounded against my chest. I was dying, but I felt inspired. Optimistic even. I was three hundred metres into the Death Zone, yet still hours away from my goal.

Source: The Walrus
Published: Oct 19, 2016
Length: 7 minutes (1,964 words)