to rob mclennan for the terrific chapbook, for hosting, organizing & promoting the reading;
to Cameron Anstee, Marilyn Irwin & Stephen Brockwell. it was great to read with you & to hear you read.(& thanks for the cookies, Marilyn);
to the attentive audience;
to those i spoke with after who expressed interest in the chapbook & my poetry in general;
to the Mercury Lounge/Overkill folks for sound, light & friendliness. & particularly to the bar tender, Kim;
to the OAC WR recommenders: Arc, Book Thug, & Palimpsest.
& i've already thanked the OAC & the City of Ottawa, but i'll do so again: thanks for the investment in my work...
it was a great night & an excellent above/ground press 19th anniversary celebration.
to paraphrase Hunter S. Thompson, thanks for the madness & filigree.