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Poem 279 – Oh Medieval Vagina & Yin Writing Zoom Link

Oh Medieval Vagina

Fleshy rose!
You are back – unfolding
on the pages of my new collection

I am coming

Into your warm embrace
This space of divine exuberance!

I apologize for stretching our connection
Clearly you are tightening your grip
on my pen-holding fingers once again

Here we go!
Deep-diving into medieval times
Margery is here too
We are engaged in your flowering
She is teaching me
Oh, vagina!
There is much to
catch up on!

We will have a


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Happy 20th Anniversary Bookfest Windsor!

Come celebrate with a stellar community of writers from across Canada at this year’s BookFest October 14 – 17, 2021! The schedule is now available! This year’s festival is virtual once again so you can attend in your jammies! Why not? Perhaps you’d like to tune in for the panel I’m on! Myself, Roxanna Bennet and Marty Gervais, hosted by Dorothy Mahoney! Oct. 16, 2pm – 3pm – Portraits in Poetry.

For all the exciting full festival details, here’s the link! BookFest Windsor 2021

3 thoughts on “Poem 279 – Oh Medieval Vagina & Yin Writing Zoom Link

  1. Yeah…probably…but my kids may read it…and my brain hurts today…so there you have it! #excuses #vaginasrule


  2. Wow Vanessa

    You are indeed. “ a brave poet” who never fears to take on topics no one else can or will.

    And, you are soooo creative !



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