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MOST READINGS AND LAUNCHES MAY LIKELY BE POSTPONED DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS ... STAY TUNED FOR RESCHEDULING ONCE THE SITUATION IS STABLE AGAIN AND STAY HEALTHY AND SAFE

One of my newest poems, Forget me Not, has been accepted for publication in FreeFall Magazine, the Canadian journal of exquisite writing.  

The launch and reading will be at Owl's Nest Books on Thursday, April 30, 2020

One of my poems will be translated and published in China!! more details to follow

Waxing Poetic

 Follow the following link to the Facebook event:

Featuring at the Airdrie Public Library Poetry Series with Sholley Powell

YYC Portraits of People

Calgary's Poet Laureate Sheri-D Wilson put out a call for submissions for pieces about Calgary .... ordinary people doing extraordinary things, extraordinary people doing ordinary things.  My silent lady was accepted for publication in the anthology!

The anthology will be launched in Calgary with three readings in April 2020.

May, 2020

Launch and author reading to celebrate the first Short Edition Dispensary of stories at the Calgary Public Library.  My flash fiction story The Recipe is in the collection.

   

My poem Ready to Memorize Mother 

has been accepted for publication in M(othering), an anthology slated for publication in Toronto.

I have had haiku accepted for an international publication entitled Travelling with Haiga, by Ion Codrescu.

An example of Codrescu's haiga:  

I have been invited to facilitate a poetry workshop and a Blue Pencil Session at the

Wine Country Writers' Festival

Penticton, BC 

September 25 & 26, 2020