Posts tagged poets

Frame Projects: Call to Poets, Deadline October 19

Frame Projects: Call to Poets, Deadline October 19

Call for Submissions for Art Show Happening October 27, 28, 29 and 30th
Deadline for Submissions: Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 4:30pm

Theme: Hell Of Silence

“In this show, we hope to look at the many ways “silence” can be experienced and the positive or negative impacts it may have on an individual, family or community, depending on the context it’s received.” The show is around Halloween, though not a Halloween Show. We are …

The Tragically Hip!

Tomorrow night the Tragically Hip will be playing a show at Shaw Park.

The Tragically Hip are one of Canada’s most popular band (if not THE most popular band) and often incorporate Canadian content into their songs.  Gordon Downie is a fantastic poet and I figured, as a pre-show warm-up, I would post some links to some Hip songs.

Do you like the Tragically Hip? Have you read/heard Gordon Downie’s poetry?  Do you feel that there is a certain song that is more poetic than …

The Fourth Day of Writemas

On the fourth day of Writemas my true love gave to me

An interview with Marilyn Dumont!


Gosh I’m having way too much fun with all this…. today, a lovely little convo with the uber lovely Marilyn Dumont.

Marilyn is the kind of poet who is a superhero to poets like me, we look up at her soaring in the sky and wish we could fly too. Her books included A Really Good Brown Girl which is one of my most favourite books of …

please tell me what these poets are doing….

blogs! am newly obsessed with blogs! (and exclamation points, but you probably figured that one out already). for those of you who don’t know blogs are …. (a blend of the term web log)[1] is a type of website or part of a website. Blogs are usually maintained by an individual with regular entries of commentary, descriptions of events, or other material such as graphics or video. Entries are commonly displayed in reverse-chronological order. Blog can also be used as a verb, …