BE PART OF A WORLD RECORD FOR NATIONAL POETRY MONTH & more local events!
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BE PART OF A WORLD RECORD FOR NATIONAL POETRY MONTH & more local events!

NATIONAL POETRY MONTH – CONTEST INFO FOR WORLD RECORD! Commaful, the on-line writer’s community I posted about in August 2017, is attempting a GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the LARGEST POETRY CONTEST IN THE WORLD! They are attempting to beat the current world record for most poems submitted in a contest. Currently, the record amount of submissions … Continue reading

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New Poetry Published in Subterranean Blue Poetry

I’ve had some erotic haikus published in Subterranean Blue Poetry! Thank you to Rebecca Banks, poetry goddess, for publishing my sexy stuff! Mama loves to write erotica. It’s true. Please click on the link below to experience Subterranean Blue Poetry! Subterranean Blue Poetry Presents! Volume IV, Issue X (October 2016). Featuring: Vanessa Shields, Richanda Turner, … Continue reading

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BookFest Windsor – Student Writing Contest – Radio Interview!

I’ll be on CBC Windsor Morning (97.5FM) tomorrow (Monday, June 13) at 7am (yikes!) to talk about this year’s Student Writing Contest! We’re grateful to the stellar team at CBC Windsor Morning for *always* support local literary happenings! And this one is a biggie! The deadline for this year’s student writing contest is fast approaching … Continue reading

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The Battle Is On! IFOA 2016 Battle of the Bards Is This Wednesday!

THE BATTLE IS ON, YO. In just two days, I’ll be putting the peddle to the metal and driving myself and Marty Gervais (Windsor’s Poet Laureate and my publisher – the publisher of Black Moss Press) to the metropolis we call Toronto so we can participate in the 2016 IFOA/Poetry NOW Battle of the Bards. In … Continue reading