National Poetry Month – Poet Spotlight – Alice Major
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National Poetry Month – Poet Spotlight – Alice Major

NATIONAL POETRY MONTH – POET SPOTLIGHT ON ALICE MAJOR! What I admire and appreciate about Alice Major is her wisdom and creativity. It’s a joy for me to shine a light on the delightful Alice Major! We’ve shared stages and conferences, and her poetry always moves my brain into different realms of thought – that’s … Continue reading

It’s National Poetry Month Y’all! How will you celebrate?
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It’s National Poetry Month Y’all! How will you celebrate?

It’s National Poetry Month and this year, we’re celebrating 20 years of celebrating!  There are loads of people, places and poetic happenings to celebrate this month (and always!) over at the League of Canadian Poets website. As always, the League is a solid lead for poets across the country. Stay connected to the League of … Continue reading

Plenty of Things
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Plenty of Things

Like chocolate… A delicious gift I was given just this morning after spending two glorious hours with a group of poets in a ‘World of Poetry’ class. I was invited to speak about poetry, and then participate in a salon-style poetry session. It was a perfect morning, really. I can talk about poetry and writing … Continue reading

Two new blogs at the League of Canadian Poets
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Two new blogs at the League of Canadian Poets

I’ve got two blogs posted at the League of Canadian Poets’ website! Since this is some weather for reading (snowy, chilly, beautiful, makes you wanna snuggle!), maybe take some time to have a read! One was written in the summer…so we can remember that kind of warmth. It’s about solitude. Ahhh, yes. We writers love that! … Continue reading