Fugue in Green Jan 2018 Readings
Wed, Jan 24 2018 05:13
FUGUE IN GREEN has been described as my best book so far. Featuring tomorrow evening at Mt Pleasant Library, 599 Mt Pleasant, 6-8pm, and Quattro Books launch Wed Jan 31 at The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St W, 6:30-9:30pm. ___
GIFs from performance poems in Tidal Fury
Sun, Jan 7 2018 11:03
Chthonic - "I can't stop dancing." Dance of the Sarong - "I dance a life's struggles." from the Medusa suiteSome GIFs from my performance of poems from my book, Tidal Fury, 6 Jan 2018 at Linda Stitt's Words and Music Salon at the Tranzac Club in Toronto. Thank you to John Oughton for snapping
Fugue in Green at Indigo Books
Fri, Jan 5 2018 09:08
Somehow, it's official when you see it in a bookstore. Fugue in Green, my new novella, at Indigo Bay Bloor! Tomorrow, I will read from it and have some copies for sale too. Come out to Linda Stitt's Words and Music Salon, 12:30-3:30pm, Tranzac Club, Bloor and Brunswick, where I am a feature poet, along with a great line-up, Charlene Jones, Glen Gary, John Charles Daly and Sam Sudar-Singh.
Unwrapping First Copies of Fugue in Green!
Wed, Dec 13 2017 01:11
direct link: Unwrapping First Copies of Fugue in Green!The first copies of Fugue in Green arrived from Quattro Books today! Guess who helped me open the box! My little darlings! They were so sweet I had to grab my iPhone and video. As you can see, they found the box, rather than the books, of greatest interest. The Quattro Launch is Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at The Garrison, 1197 Dundas St W, Toronto
How to Deal With A Block: Never Mind, Draw!
Wed, Dec 6 2017 12:17
Everything within me has fled since my brother's death, or this is what I think. So how do you work through a block. You draw. Never mind what anybody else might think. Draw because your life depends on it. These are mostly (but not always) extremely short subway drawings, sometimes from one stop to another.
Photos of Bloor St in Toronto tonight
Sat, Dec 2 2017 09:19
Bloor Street in Toronto tonight, and not where'd you think. They are snapshots of the same scene. These images are practically painted with the way that I do them. I'm not an abstract artist, and no desire to go that direction, but it's fun to take the realism of the photograph and push it, and push it, into an abstraction of the scene which it so faithfully rendered in the photostream.
Mini Review of Lisa de Nikolits', No Fury Like That
Wed, Nov 8 2017 02:46
No Fury Like That by Lisa de NikolitsMy rating: 5 of 5 starsLisa de Nikolits novel, No Fury Like That (Inanna Publications, 2017), is an imaginative, witty, humorous romp through Purgatory, endings of lives, discoveries and recollections in the near afterlife, a redemption novel where vengeance is the redeemer. Other reviewers give synopsis' of the plot, so I won't, but I am intrigued by the architectonics
A Gif of Smatterings of Galleries at My Website
Sun, Oct 29 2017 10:13
Please, no intention to drive you mad with repetitive strain images! But here's a gif for my painting page at my website (which is done, except for all the captions/labels). It's a smattering of an image from different galleries. They are slooow gifs! How much can the eye take in when there are three gifs giffying together? Also, this gif has a white background to go with G+'s page colour; on my website,
A gif of my book covers
Sun, Oct 29 2017 12:11
It'll drive you mad, so don't look too long, but here is a GIF that I made for my website of my three books, a chapbook, the luminist poems (LyricalMyrical 2013), a book of poetry, Tidal Fury (Guernica Editions, 2016) and forthcoming, a novella, Fugue in Green (Quattro Books, 2017/8). I refuse to tell you that this little .gif took me most of the day to figure out (hint: after many fruitless attempts,
Day 6/7 Black and White Photography Challenge (No Humans, No Explanations). )
Thu, Oct 26 2017 09:45
Day 6/7. Black and White Photography Challenge (No Humans, No Explanations). #blackandwhitephotography (not tagging anyone, but please do the challenge if you are inspired) ___ | Guernica Editions | Amazon.ca | Amazon.com | Amazon.UK | Indigo Books | Goodreads |