events

above/ground 31st anniversary launch party
Aug 10, 7:30pm, Red Bird, 1165 Bank St, Ottawa with readers including Shane Rhodes, Gil McElroy, Pearl Pirie and more. Tickets $14, includes 2 chapbooks of your choice.

Wakefield Farmer’s Market, Authors’ Day.
Sat Aug 10, 2024, 9am-1pm. Wakefield Community Centre, Quebec at the central community table. Lineup TBA.

Ottawa small press fair
June 22, noon-five at the Tom Brown Arena, Ottawa. Come see what’s new.

National Poetry Month Techniques and Editing
Sat April 20, noon-hour EST by Zoom, registration now open. 10 weeks. Details.

Rules for Poetry with No Rules: Traditional Tools for Modern Poetry
April, 17, 7 to 8:30 p.m. 
A zoom workshop with the Canadian Author Association. Getting a handle on inspiration.

Love Poems: poetry reading
Thurs, Feb 15, 2024. 7pm
Wakefield Public Library at the Poetea series.

Chelsea author’s market, Marché Chelsea Market,
June 29th, 2024 from 4-7 PM.
Book table. With readings.

23 Cecil Road, Chelsea on left parking area of the Meredith Center, on the side of the woods. 5 tents of authors, 14 vendors including ready-made food vendors to encourage picnics plus live music each week. Short readings by authors who wish to do so.

Ottawa small press fair: Sat June 17, 12-5pm

I’ll have a table and new chapbooks. ottawa small press book fair at Jack Purcell Community Centre.

Pre-fair reading: Wed., June 14, 2013, 7:30 pm

Ten Toes Coffee House and Laundry
837 Somerset Street West (at Rochester Street) Ottawa, Doors 7 pm / Reading 7:30 pm. Dave Currie, Jennifer Baker, Vera Hadzic, rob mclennan and myself. Details.

Watch for registration for more classes in 2023 on poetry and emotion & on making chapbooks.

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