Vispo in Cobourg

Tues, April 1st, 2014, 7:30pm The Human Bean, Cobourg Opening of a month-long display of visual poetry. Official Opening / Reception / poetry reading / open mike at 80 King St. West, downtown Cobourg. With vispo by Angela Rawlings, Derek Beaulieu, Camille Martin, Bill Bissett, Helen Hajnoczky, Robert Zend, Lindsay Cahill, Mark Laliberte, Jenny Sampirisi, […]

Happy 2014

Happy New Year from the A B Series “Ottawa’s Nexus for Global Poetry, Music & Innovative Arts” 2013 was long. I’d forgotten almost a year ago, I read there too. Organizer Max Middle has a knack and an eye for finding people from around the world who have decades of experience in their field. Performers […]

Two Interviews

Interview of Sandra Ridley at Apt 613 on Counting House, which Ottawa launches this Saturday at the Manx, Plan 99/Writers Fest. On poems that could be read vertically or horizontally, “The meaning shifts, with those two reading approaches, like an interpretation of an event or interpersonal exchange would shift, depending on perspective. Working towards a […]

Tune in

Literary Landscape this evening at 6:30 on CKCU fm online or off the air talks with the Spencer Gordon and John Buschek about Apt 9, Buschek Books and the Ottawa small press fair. A podcast version should be online within the hour after air time.

Vertigo Set to Go

A dozen readings last year, and my 5th reading of the year, not including open mics, and probably the last reading I’ll do until some time in 2014. In addition to the lineup of myself and Cassidy McFadzean and Evie Ruddy, the 2013 Regina Slam Poetry Team has been determined; Leslie Cochrane, Johnny Trinh, Micaella […]