Stefan is the co-founder of Tilted Windmills and is currently completing his master's in social work. Formerly he was a youth worker, working alongside Indigenous and street-entrenched youth in Vancouver, BC. Stefan believes that every person deserves love and support as they sort out how they want to show up in the world. Having wrestled with depression and anxiety for much of his early life, Stefan is particularly passionate about empowering those who struggle with mental health to see their own worth and to recognize that they, too, belong on this earth, and have something of value to contribute to the world.

Stefan's Articles

PODCAST: The Lighthouse and the Tugboat

posted: August 17, 2019

We’d like to share with you a reading of Athena’s short story, “The Lighthouse and the Tugboat”. It tells of a short, stubbylighthouse that longs to be of use to someone and of ascrappy tugboat that fears the ocean’s great … read more

Happy New Year from Horace & Abigail

posted: December 31, 2018

Well, another year has drawn to a close. In the Tilted Windmills household, 2018 was full of late nights studying, early morning dog-walks, weekend coffee dates, and exploratory ventures along Calgary’s Bow River. Athena and Lola, with furniture in tow, … read more

WEBCOMIC: Our First Calgary Winter

posted: December 4, 2018

ATHENA: You know, once I’ve bundled up in my hoodie, knee-length parka, two layers of pants, two pairs of socks and these giant mitts, Lola’s morning walks really aren’t all that bad– STEFAN: Winter is coming. And yes, we’re “Game … read more

WEBCOMIC: We’re Going to Calgary

posted: August 12, 2018

Yes, at the beginning of August we really did make our big move from Vancouver to Calgary and it seemed only right that our tortoise and mouse counterparts ought to do the same. We have no doubt that their adventure in this … read more