Taking “Got Bannock” to the Next Level

Posted by on July 3, 2014 at 2:13 pm

Althea Guiboche, AKA “The Bannock Lady” has been recognized for her grassroots efforts to feed the poor and homeless in Winnipeg. It has been an honour and a pleasure to work alongside her, donating food and funds, helping with fundraising, and cooking and cleaning and serving food on the street. I am part of a team […]

Income Inequality in Canada

Posted by on February 22, 2014 at 8:59 pm

          (Click image to embiggen) This chart is derived from Statcan tables on income. I have been working on a book on economics and inequality. If you are interested in finding out more, please contact me at

$710K for Clandestine Anomaly

Posted by on July 29, 2013 at 12:48 pm

Jetpack Media helped secure a round of $710,000 in production funding for Clandestine Anomaly, which, together with Manitoba New Media Tax Credits makes nearly $1-million, which will be supplemented by investments from interested publishers. The game will be the single largest ever produced out of Manitoba. This is in addition to the $250,000 in funds […]

Jetpack Media helps land $250,000 in funding for Clandestine Anomaly

Posted by on July 23, 2012 at 3:57 pm

For the past few months, Jetpack Media has been working with ZenFri Inc., a creative company headed by Corey King. Corey came up with the idea of an epic sci-fi adventure game for mobile devices that uses augmented reality and GPS. He also assembled a team of programmers and artists from across Canada. Jetpack Media […]

Clandestine Anomaly on Gamespot

Posted by on July 13, 2012 at 10:55 am

Jetpack Media helped place this video on! We’ve been providing marketing, writing, and strategic communications support for this cool mobile game project.

Looking for Three Dreams Deep?

Posted by on June 16, 2012 at 8:32 am

The Midwest Book Review gave Three Dreams Deep a great review in its June 2012 Children’s Bookwatch: How far can the concept of dreaming go? “Three Dreams Deep” is a young adult novel from D. F. Lamont, as he places readers with thirteen year old Willis Newman as he runs into a girl in his […]

“Three Dreams Deep” – Three! Weeks on the Bestseller List

Posted by on April 3, 2012 at 7:57 pm

D. F. Lamont’s “Three Dreams Deep,” released in paperback March 20 at McNally Robinson in Winnipeg, has been on the young readers’ bestseller list for two weeks. “Beautifully imagined, built on a thoroughly enjoyable mix of science, philosophy and whimsy, this story goes the whole three dreams deep and takes the reader with it.” – […]

Preview of the cover of Three Dreams Deep

Posted by on December 5, 2011 at 9:13 am

Preview of the cover of the next book for young readers by D. F. Lamont, Three Dreams Deep:

The Jinx – #1 on the YA Best Seller List

Posted by on September 23, 2011 at 10:58 am

The Jinx is at the #1 spot for Books for Young People Best Sellers List for Sept 18, 2011! You can buy a softcover at McNally Robinson Booksellers in Winnipeg, or online (or in e-book format) here:               Become a Fan of The Jinx on Facebook! 

Signed Copies of The Jinx

Posted by on September 13, 2011 at 10:08 am

If you live in Canada, you can buy signed copies of The Jinx direct from me. The cost is $12.49  + 5% GST and $2.50 shipping and handling. If you want to meet me in person, I will also be: • At McNally Robinson Grant Park on Sept 21, 2011 at 7pm for the official […]