Vancouver Island Events

Please be sure to scroll down on this one, otherwise you’d think I am wanted for something: But it’s a nice article by Josef Jacobson: Click on either image to see the piece. Other gigs on the island, for which I am grateful and for which I give props to...

Promoting American Prophets

Dear Blog-reader, I have several events at which I will be promoting American Prophets and I hope to see you at one or two. February 3, 3pm – Elliott Bay Book Company. 1521 Tenth Avenue Seattle. From their site: Paul Nelson, founder of SPLAB/Seattle Poetics LAB...

Walking Victoria

I think it was attending the Victoria School of Writing (RIP) Summer School session for a week in July 2005 that made me aware of the Planet Earth Poetry series in Victoria, BC. That was the week I met George Bowering and the group of students that would be forever...

May 13 Nanaimo Workshop

I have been fortunate to be able to travel to much of Cascadia. Sometimes I get to share the fruit of my research on Organic Poetry. David Fraser of Wordstorm has invited me back to Diana Krall’s hometown to facilitate a workshop that combines two interests:...