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My First Poetry Feature in Ottawa

On Wednesday, January 23rd,  I performed my first solo feature set in Ottawa at a show called “Words to Live By”. It was fantastic. Words to Live By is a relatively new show that is run by two local and superb poets, Jenna Tenn-Yuk and Brad Morden- and runs once a month.  It’s  held at Read More

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Do it because it’s Legal

This morning I went to my first writing group meeting through the Public Library. It was great. Every person read something different; one, a review of a collection of classical music; one, an article on the future shift to battery-operated cars;  one, a section of a sci-fi novel for pre-teens, and myself a poem I Read More

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As Good as First Place

The sweetest thing happened on Friday night at the Urban Legends Poetry Slam. I performed my poem “Butterfly Tales” in the first round and it went well! So well that I placed second place in the slam, right behind Open Secret. Winning would have been nice, after all it is a competition and why not Read More