Tuesday poem #204 : Sarah Fox

Tuesday poem #204 : Sarah Fox : You’d Better Harness the Horse

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-204-sarah-fox-youd-better.html

coming up: Nyla Matuk, Cody-Rose Clevidence + Brian Henderson

also: many gendered mothers: Laura Mars on Daphne Marlatt
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/02/laura-mars-on-daphne-marlatt.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Kate Greenstreet
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-73-seven-questions-for.html
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TtD supplement #73 : seven questions for Kate Greenstreet


TtD supplement #72 : seven questions for David Buuck

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #73 : seven questions for Kate Greenstreet

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-73-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #72 : seven questions for David Buuck

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-72-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #71 : nine questions for Nathaniel G. Moore

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-71-nine-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #70 : seven questions for Colin Smith

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/01/ttd-supplement-70-seven-questions-for.html

The twelfth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) [ … ]

New Chicago Review: Helen Adam & Her Circle

The latest issue of Chicago Review features a special section on Helen Adam, Jess Collins, and the San Francisco Renaissance. Through the month of March, get both the Helen Adam issue and a free copy of our recent issue on Veronica Forrest-Thomson by using the code “Forrest-Thomson” at checkout. A special deal for all you Anglo-Americano modernistes [ … ]

The Factory Reading Series @ VERSeFest: Faizal Deen + Marilyn Irwin, March 25, 2017

The Factory Reading Series

as part of the seventh annual VERSeFest poetry festival presents:

The Factory Reading Series Lecture Series, two talks and readings by:

Marilyn Irwin (Ottawa)

Faizal Deen (Ottawa)

lovingly hosted by rob mclennan

Saturday, March 25, 2017

FREE ADMISSION!

1pm at Knox Presbyterian Church, 120 Lisgar St. Ottawa

http://versefest.ca/year/2017/schedule/?day=Mar25

check the VERSeFest link for the full schedule of events!

March 21-26, [ … ]

On Writing #123 : Susan Glickman

On Writing #123 : Susan Glickman : An Infinity of Blues: Art as a Form of Attention

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/02/on-writing-123-susan-glickman.html

coming up: Sarah Cook, Buck Downs + Emily Ursuliak,

so, there’s this: Tuesday poem #203 : Sara Renee Marshall : As Flight or Equinox

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-203-sara-renee-marshall-as.html

also: many gendered mothers: Evelyn Deshane on Angela Carter
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/02/evelyn-deshane-on-angela-carter.html
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new from above/ground press: SWAMP / SWAMP, by Brenda Iijima

SWAMP
SWAMP
Brenda Iijima
$4

Just walk in a straight line.

I think—I think I am, but thank you. Tall grasses overwhelm the viewfinder and we press along through the swamp, a space of nonexistent contours. You could be a scarce plant and grow according to the precarious circumstances of your immediate ecosystem or controlled and manipulated [ … ]

Tuesday poem #203 : Sara Renee Marshall

Tuesday poem #203 : Sara Renee Marshall : As Flight or Equinox

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-203-sara-renee-marshall-as.html

coming up: Sarah Fox, Nyla Matuk + Cody-Rose Clevidence,

also: many gendered mothers: Evelyn Deshane on Angela Carter
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/02/evelyn-deshane-on-angela-carter.html

furthermore: (another) very short story
http://robmclennan.blogspot.ca/2017/02/another-very-short-story.html

beyond that: Ottawa finally gets a city Poet Laureate (again):
http://open-book.ca/Columnists/Ottawa-finally-gets-a-city-Poet-Laureate-again

etcetera: Ploughshares: my interview [ … ]

TtD supplement #72 : seven questions for David Buuck

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #72 : seven questions for David Buuck

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-72-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #71 : nine questions for Nathaniel G. Moore

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-71-nine-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #70 : seven questions for Colin Smith

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/01/ttd-supplement-70-seven-questions-for.html

The twelfth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is now available, with
new work by G
il McElroy, [ … ]

Tuesday poem #202 : Sarah Dowling

Tuesday poem #202 : Sarah Dowling : from “Entering Sappho”

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-202-sarah-dowling-from.html

coming up: Sara Renee Marshall, Sarah Fox + Nyla Matuk

also: many gendered mothers: Emily Izsak on Mina Low
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/02/emily-izsak-on-mina-loy.html

furthermore: Ploughshares: an interview w/ Parliamentary Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke
http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/a-parliament-of-poems-an-interview-with-parliamentary-poet-laureate-george-elliott-clarke/

beyond that: Queen Mob’s Teahouse: Timothy Dyke interviews Jaimie Gusman


Tuesday poem : dusie,

Some of you might have noticed that I’ve been forced to switch

my weekly “Tuesday poems” emails to MailChimp, which occurred

roughly two weeks ago: my email system keeps telling me I’m

sending out “too many emails,”

which means: I won’t be sending “Tuesday poem” emails via

regular email anymore (which might free up my system to

employ further schemes, naturally);

so: [ … ]

New Mudlark: Shadab Zeest Hashmi

New and On View: Mudlark Poster No. 142 (2017)

Empire Ekphrasis | Poems
by Shadab Zeest Hashmi

Shadab Zeest Hashmi’s poetry has appeared in Prairie Schooner, Poetry International, The Cortland Review, Vallum, Nimrod, Atlanta Review, POEM, The Bitter Oleander, Rhino, Journal of Postcolonial Writing, Spillway, The Adirondack Review, Drunken Boat, Split this Rock! [ … ]

Ploughshares : an interview with Parliamentary Poet Laureate George Elliott Clarke

My eighth (monthly) post at Ploughshares is now up: an interview with Canada’s 7th
Parliamentary Poet Laureate, George Elliott Clarke.
http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/a-parliament-of-poems-an-interview-with-parliamentary-poet-laureate-george-elliott-clarke/

You can see links to all of my Ploughshares posts at:
http://blog.pshares.org/index.php/author/robmclennan/

including an interview with editor/critic Erin Wunker, Arc Poetry Magazine Poetry
Editor Rhonda Douglas, an interview with editor/publisher Leigh Nash [ … ]

On Writing #122 : Sean Braune,

On Writing #122 : Sean Braune : ON WRITHING AND WRY THINGS

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/02/on-writing-122-sean-braune.html

coming up: Susan Glickman, Sarah Cook + Buck Downs,

also: Tuesday poem #201 : CAConrad : Earth poem 8

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-201-caconrad-earth-poem-8.html

subsequently: Touch the Donkey: nine questions for Nathaniel G. Moore

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-71-nine-questions-for.html

furthermore: Drunken Boat spotlight #10 : Sonnet L’Abbé

https://medium.com/drunken-boat/spotlight-10-sonnet-labb%C3%A9-8866da63518d#.icgjekxu9

etcetera: many gendered [ … ]

TtD supplement #71 : nine questions for Nathaniel G. Moore

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #71 : nine questions for Nathaniel G. Moore

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/02/ttd-supplement-71-nine-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #70 : seven questions for Colin Smith

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/01/ttd-supplement-70-seven-questions-for.html

The twelfth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is now available, with
new work by G
il McElroy, Colin Smith,
Nathaniel G. Moore, David Buuck, Kate Greenstreet,
Kate [ … ]

Tuesday poem #201 : CAConrad

Tuesday poem #201 : CAConrad : Earth poem 8

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/02/tuesday-poem-201-caconrad-earth-poem-8.html

coming up: Sarah Dowling, Sara Renee Marshall + Sarah Fox

also: Drunken Boat spotlight #10 : Sonnet L’Abbé

https://medium.com/drunken-boat/spotlight-10-sonnet-labb%C3%A9-8866da63518d#.icgjekxu9

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Susan Rudy on Nicole Brossard

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/02/susan-rudy-on-nicole-brossard.html



new from above/ground press: Beaulieu, Flemmer, miletic, Young, Christie, Hunter + Swan,

a a novel
Derek Beaulieu
$5
See link here for more information

ASTRAL PROJECTION
Kyle Flemmer
$5
See link here for more information

marginal prints
philip miletic
$5
See link here for more information

THIRTY-THREE
Geoffrey Young
$5
See link here for more information

random_lines = random.choice
Jason Christie
$4
See link here for more information
above/ground press’ 800th [ … ]

new from above/ground press: a a novel 1-20, by Derek Beaulieu

a a novel 1-20
Derek Beaulieu
$5

Published in the autumn of 1968, Andy Warhol’s a a novel consists solely of the transcribed conversations of factory denizen Ondine (Robert Olivo). Ondine’s amphetamine-addled conversations were captured on audiotape as he haunted the factory, hailed cabs to late-night parties and traded gossip with Warhol and his coterie. The [ … ]

Reminder: NationalPoetryMonth.ca 2017

Dear poets and visual poets and artists,
So far i’ve received around 30 poems/visual pieces for NationalPoetryMonth.ca 2017, A Celebration of Women. Please see the guidelines and send me something by the end of February: http://angelhousepress.com/index.php?EZines

I want to be able to provide our audience with variety and range of poetry and visual poetry from all over [ … ]

m a n y g e n d e r e d m o t h e r s : o u r f i r s t f o u r e s s a y s

many gendered mothers is a project on literary influence featuring short essays by writers (of any/all genders) on the women, femme, trans, and non-binary writers who have influenced them, as a direct or indirect literary forebear.

This project is directly inspired by the American website Literary Mothers, created by editor Nadxieli Nieto and managing editor Nina [ … ]