2017 and beyond

-   haiku published in Autumn Moon Haiku, US
-   Cradle Rhythms published as a prize-winning poem, Wax Poetry and Art
-   First feature at The Single Onion
-   Readings at Calgary's open mics including  Calgary's Spoken Word Poetry Society, The Single Onion, Poetry a la Patisserie, Say Word, Cafe Koi Expressions, Wine-Ohs,
Owl's Nest Bookstore and the Drake Hotel in Toronto
-   Spirit Inside Me, Around Me published in Still Point Arts Quarterly, US
-   Participated in Unspoken, a poetry presentation accessible to all with hearing and vision abilities

-   first haiku published in Wordless, Haiku Canada’s 40th Anniversary Anthology
 2016 and beyond
-   open mic readings at Calgary venues including  the Auburn for Calgary's Spoken Word Poetry Society, The Single Onion, Poetry a la Patisserie, Say Word, Cafe Koi Expressions, Wine-Ohs, TrueBlue Lounge, Owl's Nest Unplugged, the Alexandra Writers' Center Society for students in creative writing classes, the University of Calgary for students in the Creative Writing Program, and in Fernie at the Fernwood Coffee Shop
2015:  first feature, Woolf's Voices
2010:  first live reading at the Auburn in Calgary (My Night Town)
2009:   attended my first live poetry reading

1983:  my collection won the Norma Epstein Award for Creative Writing, Poetry, at University College, University of Toronto while I was a student in 3rd year (Honours BA in Modern Languages & Literature)
1975:  publication in the local library’s poetry collection, Bloorstone What when I was a junior high student