This post proves how busy it's been in my world! I started it on February 10th! Too funny! It's what, June 12!...I can't believe it, but here it is. As least the sun is shining. I am bikini-clad, sitting at our table outside on our deck...I'm keeping an eye on the pool as my boob… Continue reading Ketchup – photos, thanks, keynote speech and more
National Poetry Month is still kickin'! Here's what's on the roster this week! Five events in seven days, baby. #npm2017 Monday, April 24, 2017 Guest Speaking with Ben Van Dongen at Marlborough Public, Windsor, Grade 7/8s. Tuesday, April 25, 2017 Guest Speaking at Glenwood Elementary, Windsor, Grades 5-8. Thank you League of Canadian Poets for… Continue reading National Poetry Month – Week Four Events!
I'm very happy to announce that the next volume of Poetry On Demand poetry is HOT OFF THE PRESS! (See, it's even fire-y red!) All poetry was written at the grand opening of the Chimczuk Museum. I wrote for three hours straight, over 35 poems. Hot dog was it ever amazing! Museum-goers were totally into… Continue reading Poetry On Demand – The Chimczuk Museum Edition Available Now!
WRITE ON, RURAL!! This Friday, I'll be joining writer Ray Robertson, Biblioasis owner Dan Wells, and writer Kara Smith at the Crazy 8 Barn for Poetry on Demand (I'll be doing Poetry On Demand from 5:00 - 6:30), dinner, special guest speaker/reader Ray Robertson, and a panel discussion on writing and publishing - southwestern Ontario-style.… Continue reading Poetry On Demand & Panel Discussion At The Crazy 8 Barn – This Friday!
So, if you don't know it yet, I do this thing called Poetry On Demand. It's LIVE, INTERACTIVE, ON-DEMAND-POETRY-MAKING (yes, I'm yelling). I've been doing it for close to five years now. At festivals. In classrooms. On stages. And tomorrow morning - on the freakin' radio, yo. Check it. 8:10am on 97.5FM - CBC Radio. Windsor Morning… Continue reading Poetry On Demand – for National Poetry Month and Forever
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2015 - 7PM The University of Windsor students in the Editing & Practicum class (taught by Windsor's Poet Laureate Marty Gervais) is having its annual book launch. This year it's a triple threat with new poetry from local poet Peter Hrastovic, new prose and poetry by Gillian Cott and an anthology about… Continue reading Local Literary Events April 8-12!
POETRY ON DEMAND VOLUME 3 AND TALL SHIPS SPECIAL EDITION!!! Hot off the press at the Windsor Public Library Xpress Self-Publishing Lab (thank you Sue!) I am very pleased to show you the latest in the world of Poetry on Demand - Volume 3 and the Tall Ships Edition. If I've written a poem on… Continue reading TWO New Poetry On Demand Chapbooks Hot Off The Press!
Since you've been requesting my book at Biblioasis, I've gone a dropped not just 'I Am That Woman', but also 'Laughing Through A Second Pregnancy' and both volumes of 'Poetry on Demand' at the bookshop! Yay! You should note that this is the ONLY store in Windsor that sells *all of my books*. I don't… Continue reading Buy Local! Shop Local! All my books now available at Biblioasis!