Brendan Patrick Hennessy's Homepage

I am a Toronto-based writer etc. and I built this website with my own two hands.

My email is brendan «at» bphennessy «dot» com.

(I write it that way due to a local folk superstition.)

Interactive Storytelling

Bell Park, Youth Detective (2013) – A headstrong twelve-year-old detective gets in over her head when she's hired to solve a murder at an internet technology conference.

KING OF BEES IN FANTASY LAND (2013) – IT IS YEAR 2888 AND THE HOME PLANET EARTH IS A WASTELAND. YOUR MISSION IS TO ERADICATE EVIL SPACE BEES AND MAKE FULL SAFETY FOR HUMANS ALL OVER.

The Thing About Dungeons (2013) – An interactive short story (about dungeons).

You Will Select a Decision (2013) – A pair of knock-off Choose Your Own Adventure books from Soviet-era Kyrgyzstan.

The Next Day (2011) – An animated documentary about survivors of near fatal suicide attempts. Produced by Pop Sandbox and the National Film Board of Canada in association with TV Ontario.

Game Criticism

Mapping Eurocentrism in the Civilization Series

Plot Summary, Tomb Raider

Plot Summary, BioShock Infinite

Plot Summary, Spec Ops: The Line

Writing

The Beige Lotus Annals

"Butterfly" Jones, Sensational Kid Detective

Spaceleague

Wasp City

Space Chimp

Sky Chiefs

The Viaduct

Here Comes Geordi

Soup, There It Is

An Excerpt from the Young Adult Novel I’m Writing About Wikipedia Vandal Subculture

Superheroes (Thinking Tree)

Nightmares (Strongman Competition)

The Inauguration

A Partial List of Surfing Grandmasters I Have To Defeat In Order To Become World Surfing Champion

OBLIGATOIRE COMÉDIE FRANÇAIS (with A.J. Packman)

Die Hard 5: Die Hard With a Bus

The Impostor

Revision 17.2 to the Boy Scout Merit Badge Manual

Avid Movie Watcher Jim Kaplan Rewrites His Favourite Movies

Activities for Boys

Exciting Developments in the United Arab Emirates

Life in These United Provinces and Territories

Interesting Facts About The Prime Ministers of Canada

Sun Tzu's The Art of War

1001 Silly Jokes

Dr. Cop, Attorney at Law

Internet Miscellany

Flaglog – A blog about flags.

Toronto Street Flags – An ongoing project to give Toronto's streets their own flags. Profiled in Spacing magazine and the Toronto Star.

Queen/Spark – A journal of Toronto Activity. With submissions by A.J. Packman.

Found Wanting – A multimedia installation which reads out accusatory twitter posts in real time. Developed with Arthur Maughan and Nevena Niagolova at the Canadian Film Centre Media Lab.

(horse) – A collection of Wikipedia's best horse biographies.

Thanks, Rap Genius – Helpful excerpts from a website where people translate English into English.


This site was last updated on 20 February 2014. Click here for an rss feed if you're that type of person.