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Two Years Ago, I Quit My “Real” Job

RyanAir flight from Dublin, Ireland

It's hard to believe how much time has passed since I made the decision to focus on the magazine and be my own boss. Of course, it's also hard to believe just how much has happened in that time as well. Read More »

#TBT | Behind the Scenes by Ryan Patey

Cover for Behind the Scenes by Ryan Patey

Just before the first tour, I released my first and only book of poetry. Today, the last remaining copies are on sale. Read More »

#TBT | Chatting With the Which Side Podcast Folks

Which Side Podcast

Find out how an open chat with three vegans led to talk about Food Empowerment Project, social media, 7-11, Ian MacKaye, and so much more. Read More »

Squawking with Our Hen House

Logo for Our Hen House

Our Hen House have done great work for years, and I'm excited to say that I was recently a guest on their long-running podcast! Read More »

#TBT | Spending Time With The Gay Vegans

Photo of Mike and Dan from The Gay Vegans

The Wild T.O.F.U. Tour was nearly done a year ago today, but some of the best moments of the whole thing were just starting. One of those involved spending time in Denver, Colorado with two of my favourite people. Read More »

#TBT | The First T.O.F.U. Tour | Part II

Poster for the 2009 T.O.F.U. Tour Show in Ottawa, Ontario

With the first border issues behind us, Amanda, Mike, and I start to settle into life in the van, and we realize that we're headed down the right road with the tour. At least after we ask for directions. Read More »