Tuesday poem #224 : Carrie Etter

Tuesday poem #224 : Carrie Etter : Future Interlude

dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/07/tuesday-poem-224-carrie-etter-future.html

coming up: Sarah Moses, Julia Polyck-O’Neill + Aimee Herman,

also: many gendered mothers: Nicole Brewer on Anakana Schofield and Miriam Toews

themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/07/nicole-brewer-on-anakana-schofield-and.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey [a small poetry journal] #14 : now available,

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/07/touch-donkey-fourteenth-issue.html

etcetera: the above/ground press 24th anniversary summer sale!
abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/07/the-aboveground-press-summer-sale-and.html



The Factory Reading Series: Irwin, Rhodes + Landers, August 12, 2017

span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents:
The Factory Reading Series:

with readings by:

Marilyn Irwin (Ottawa)
Shane Rhodes (Ottawa)
+ Sue Landers (Brooklyn NY)
lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
Saturday, August 12, 2017
doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm
The Carleton Tavern,
223 Armstrong Street (at Parkdale; upstairs)

Shortlisted for the 2016 bpNichol Award and winner of [ … ]

Touch the Donkey : fourteenth issue,

The fourteenth issue is now available, with new poems by David James Miller,

Jonathan Ball, Cody-Rose Clevidence, mwpm, Andrew McEwan and

Brynne Rebele-Henry.

Seven dollars (includes shipping). I’ll be sleeping downstairs in the visitor’s center.
touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/07/touch-donkey-fourteenth-issue.html

With a small handful of copies of issue #14 (and #13 as well) available at
Toronto’s knife | fork | book!

Fw: many gendered mothers : a reminder of our ongoing submissions call,

________________________________
From: the many gendered mothers
Sent: July 12, 2017 11:02 PM
To: literary mothers
Subject: many gendered mothers : a reminder of our ongoing submissions call,

O god save all the many gendered-mothers of my heart, & all the other mothers, who do not need god or savior,

our hearts persist in excess [ … ]

Tuesday poem #223 : Ander Monson

Tuesday poem #223 : Ander Monson : AFTER PREDATOR

dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/07/tuesday-poem-223-ander-monson-after.html

coming up: Carrie Etter, Sarah Moses + Julia Polyck-O’Neill

also: On Writing #135 : Carla Funk : In Search of the Greengage Plum

ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/07/on-writing-135-carla-funk.html

furthermore: many gendered mothers: Kim Fahner on Mary Oliver

themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/07/kim-fahner-on-mary-oliver.html

subsequently: the above/ground press SUMMER SALE! (and twenty-fourth birthday!

abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/07/the-aboveground-press-summer-sale-and.html



the above/ground press summer sale! and today is the press’ 24th birthday!

Where do the years go? Thanks to Alexander Monker back in 2013, I rediscovered that today is the anniversary of the first above/ground press reading and launch, way way back in 1993 (I’d spent years presuming the anniversary was in August, for some reason), so I thought we should celebrate twenty-four years (and more than [ … ]

Touch the Donkey supplement: new interviews with Mosconi, Barbour and Murphy, Cusimano, Landers + Reed

Anticipating the release next week of the fourteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal), why not check out the interviews that have appeared over the past few weeks with contributors to the thirteenth issue: Joseph Mosconi, Douglas Barbour and Sheila Murphy, Oliver Cusimano, Sue Landers and Marthe Reed.

Interviews with contributors to the [ … ]

TtD supplement #82 : seven questions for Marthe Reed

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #82 : seven questions for Marthe Reed

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/07/ttd-supplement-82-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-80-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-79-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of [ … ]

m a n y _ g e n d e r e d _ m o t h e r s : f o u r _ r e c e n t _ 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 [ … ]

On Writing #134 : Sacha Archer

On Writing #134 : Sacha Archer : The Classic Guide to Strategy
ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/06/on-writing-134-sacha-archer.html
coming up: Carla Funk, Frances Boyle + Ryan Pratt,
also: Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak : three visual poems

dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-221-eryk-wenziak-three.html
etcetera: many gendered mothers: Andrea Nicki on Elly Danica

themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/andrea-nicki-on-elly-danica.html
furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Sue Landers

touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

 



Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak

Tuesday poem #221 : Eryk Wenziak : three visual poems

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-221-eryk-wenziak-three.html

coming up: 신선영 Sun Yung Shin, Ander Monson + Carrie Etter

also: many gendered mothers: Andrea Nicki on Elly Danica
http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/andrea-nicki-on-elly-danica.html

furthermore: Touch the Donkey: 7 questions for Sue Landers
http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html



TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #81 : seven questions for Sue Landers

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-81-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-80-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-79-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small [ … ]

The Factory Reading Series pre-small press book fair reading, June 23, 2017: Rubacha, MacDonell, Million + Christie,

span-o (the small press action network – ottawa) presents:

The Factory Reading Series
pre-small press book fair reading

featuring readings by:
Elisha May Rubacha (Peterborough)
Sarah MacDonell (Ottawa)
Justin Million (Peterborough)
and Jason Christie (Ottawa)

lovingly hosted by rob mclennan
Friday, June 23, 2017;
doors 7pm; reading 7:30pm
The Carleton Tavern,
223 Armstrong Street (at Parkdale; upstairs)

[And don’t [ … ]

new from above/ground press: SOMEWHERE THE / SHAKING, by Sarah Cook

SOMEWHERE THE / SHAKING
Sarah Cook
$5

Shelf

where’s the person inside the thing? & when the thing starts over?

this house is full of people.

this head is full of things trying to be people.

(i place my small hand upwards in the palm of your hand, the gesture of holding without commitment)

take any individual street in the winter, [ … ]

On Writing #133 : Jamie Sharpe

On Writing #133 : Jamie Sharpe : On Writing: Ich Bin Nicht Berliner (I Just Play One in Poems)

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/06/on-writing-133-jamie-sharpe.html

coming up: Sacha Archer, Carla Funk + Frances Boyle,

also: many gendered mothers: Lorin Medley on H.D.

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/lorin-medley-on-hd.html

furthermore: Tuesday poem #218 : Matthew Henriksen

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-218-matthew-henriksen-room.html

etcetera: Touch the Donkey supplement #80: 7 questions for Oliver [ … ]

TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

NEWLY POSTED! TtD supplement #80 : seven questions for Oliver Cusimano

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/06/ttd-supplement-80-seven-questions-for.html

also: TtD supplement #79 : seven questions for Douglas Barbour & Sheila Murphy

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-79-seven-questions-for.html

TtD supplement #78 : seven questions for Joseph Mosconi

http://touchthedonkey.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ttd-supplement-78-seven-questions-for.html

The thirteenth issue of Touch the Donkey (a small poetry journal) is still available, with
new work by J


Tuesday poem #218 : Matthew Henriksen

Tuesday poem #218 : Matthew Henriksen : Room

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/06/tuesday-poem-218-matthew-henriksen-room.html

coming soon: Sharon Thesen, Sarah Cook + Eryk Wenziak

also: many gendered mothers: Terry Abrahams on Anne Carson

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/06/terry-abrahams-on-anne-carson.html

etcetera: Spotlight #14 : Brittany Billmeyer-Finn

https://medium.com/@robmclennan/spotlight-14-brittany-billmeyer-finn-2b10a62f0ef3

furthermore: Queen Mob’s Teahouse: an interview w/ Jonathan Ball

http://queenmobs.com/2017/06/interview-jonathan-ball/



On Writing #132 : Alice Burdick,

On Writing #132 : Alice Burdick : Welcoming discomfort in poetry

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-132-alice-burdick.html

coming up: Jamie Sharpe, Sacha Archer + Carla Funk,

also: Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella : dehiscence

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-217-jennifer-stella.html

or: many gendered mothers : A.H. Reaume on Virginia Woolf

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ah-reaume-on-virginia-woolf.html

furthermore: above/ground press backlist + rarities list #28

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/05/backlist-28-kerr-schmaltz-christie-lea.html

and: On Writing #131: Laura [ … ]

m a n y _ g e n d e r e d _ m o t h e r s : f i v e _ r e c e n t _ 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 [ … ]

Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella

Tuesday poem #217 : Jennifer Stella : dehiscence

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-217-jennifer-stella.html

coming up: Matthew Henriksen, Sharon Thesen + Sarah Cook,

also: many gendered mothers : A.H. Reaume on Virginia Woolf

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/ah-reaume-on-virginia-woolf.html

furthermore: above/ground press backlist + rarities list #28

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/2017/05/backlist-28-kerr-schmaltz-christie-lea.html

and: On Writing #131: Laura Farina

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-131-laura-farina.html

etcetera: the ottawa small press book fair, June 24, 2017



above/ground press backlist #28 +29: Kerr, Schmaltz, Christie, Lea, Robertson, eckhoff, Ackerson-Kiely, Norris + Middle,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send cheques [ … ]

above/ground press backlist #28 +29: Kerr, Schmaltz, Christie, Lea, Robertson, eckhoff, Ackerson-Kiely, Norris + Middle,

After a bit of a delay/distraction, I’m still discovering titles I thought either completely out-of-print or very close. For a few months now, I’ve been working to offer (or re-offer) various titles to the public, simply to see what might appeal. Scroll down here to see the list to date:

http://abovegroundpress.blogspot.ca/search/label/backlist

To order, send cheques [ … ]

On Writing #131 : Laura Farina

On Writing #131 : Laura Farina : On Writing

http://ottawapoetry.blogspot.ca/2017/05/on-writing-131-laura-farina.html

coming up: Alice Burdick, Jamie Sharpe + Sacha Archer,

also: Tuesday poem #216 : Gerry Shikatani : HIKONE (Shiga Prefecture)

http://dusie.blogspot.ca/2017/05/tuesday-poem-216-gerry-shikatani-hikone.html

etcetera: many gendered mothers : Julie Morrissy on Eavan Boland

http://themanygenderedmothers.blogspot.ca/2017/05/julie-morrissy-on-eavan-boland.html

and: now many gendered mothers has a Patreon! all money donated

will go directly to [ … ]