Factory Reading Series

span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents an irregularly scheduled series of locals and out-of-towners in the Factory Reading Series. Saturday night has readings by: Hoa Nguyen (Toronto), Dale Smith (Toronto) and Mari-Lou Rowley (Saskatoon), lovingly hosted by rob mclennan. When/where/who? Saturday, September 21, 2013; doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm The Carleton Tavern, 223 […]


Death hasn’t got a rightness at any age but in his early 60s, Richard Truhlar surely wasn’t due. He published his first book while I was busy being conceived. He was starting presses and writing and performing sound poetry decades before I realized poetry existed outside old books. A musician, artist, chef, gardener, poet, spec […]

Site Update

It’s been pointed out that I should mention this on the blog not just at FB. My author site has been updated, (hopefully culled of all broken links of places I published which no longer exist). There’s now a Literary Landscape archive section under the CKCU link with the recording of the interview with Deanna […]