greetings dear friends
& casual acquaintances,
i will be in the cavalcade of local poets reading as part of the launch of the ninth issue of Ottawater this Thursday, January 24 at the Carleton Tavern, 223 Armstrong, UPSTAIRS, 7:30pm.(doors 7pm)
i will read for just under five minutes: the two fairy tale collage poems from the issue plus a couple more recent poems i'm still fiddling with at this very moment.
thanks to the very supportive & encouraging rob mclennan for including me in the issue & inviting me to read.
The ninth issue of ottawater is now online, featuring new writing by Cameron Anstee, Steven Artelle, Gary Barwin, Jeff Blackman, David Blaikie, Frances Boyle, Ronnie R. Brown, Colin Browne, Murray Citron, George Elliott Clarke, Faizal Deen, Amanda Earl, Laura Farina, Jesse Patrick Ferguson, Mark Frutkin, Brecken Hancock, Carla Hartsfield, a.m. kozak, Ben Ladouceur, Nicholas Lea, Anne Le Dressay, rob mclennan, Cath Morris, Colin Morton, Alcofribas Nasier II, Peter Norman, Abby Paige, Pearl Pirie, Nicholas Power, Wanda Praamsma, Ryan Pratt, Roland Prevost, Monty Reid, Sonia Saikaley, Dean Steadman, Lesley Strutt, Rob Thomas, Lauren Turner and Vivian Vavassis.
i hope to see you there. at this point, i have no other readings scheduled for 2013.