You probably heard Pedlar Press is closing this December after a couple deals to buy it fell though. Beth Follett has some thoughts on the publishing journey for those who may join, for one, “Literary publishing is not a smaller version of commercial or large-house publishing. Our markets are absolutely different.” ” I do not believe […]
With Susan Johnston: Asking for a Friend on CKCU [Oct 13, 2020] Other interviews and articles since I posted last are: With Periodicities: Residency Report: Sage Hill [Oct 4, 2020] With QWF: Writing Space [July 14, 2020] With TNQ blog: Finding the Form [June 23, 2020] With Ottawa Poetry Newsletter: Virtual Small Press Fair Interview Series [June 11, 2020]
For those of you not on Facebook, twitter or my mailing list… I had two articles out recently: Writing After a Concussion: at the QWF blog. Writer on Wellness Feature in Writing & Wellness. I have a new chapbook out of 20 years of my best haiku, senryu & tanka. Not Quite Dawn can […]
Emily Izsak’s podcast features the Radish in New Recruits Episode 22: Serena Posner Reads Pearl Pirie On Wed May 17, 2017, 1pm-4pm, Studio Nouveau presents Catherine Owen Title: Eavesdropping on Mars. Cost: $60 (including a book, is 3 hours and all about fun experimentations). Due to a couple conflicts of schedule, 2 spots are open. 3 hour workshop […]
For those of you not on twitter and not following VERSeOttawa on Facebook, an album of 170 photos from the 6-day 2016 event.
“It is not my job as an instructor to reify the knowledge that students already have and the spaces that they understand – it is my job to present them with information that they don’t know how to parse” ~ derek beaulieu in interview. Blab chat on experiences with making anthologies with Ally Bishop and others. Interesting […]
Ryan Pratt made a list of his favourite reads including a few I also enjoyed, a few I missed seeing, and my own little satire from Shreeking Violet.
Stuck for gift ideas? Want some new holiday or next year reading lined up? BookThug’s Best Reads of 2015, The Authors’ Edition. My picks are included, including Gustave Morin who was just on CBC Apt 613 has a Christmas book guide. Good? More? OpenBook Toronto suggestions here too Cameron Conaway on how to be a […]