yesterday, festival of lights. a wonderful solstice. last night, dreamt of newfoundland and labrador. newfoundland was a series of small, mountainous islands. large, complicated cruisers and barges raced between the […]
This poetry meme comes courtesy Jessica Smith’s blog. Not all of the questions inspire an answer for me, but here’s what did… The first poem I remember reading was… The […]
really digging this line, liberated from rob mclennan’s “shipbuilding (foundation“: i pictured a lemon, the shapeof an hour there’s something pleasing, impossible though plausible, emphatic in my readings — picturing […]
finnish treats for the senses: helsinki complaints choir and loituma: levan polkka.
you know, i’d like to keep my cheeks dry today (“no rain,” blind melon)i hear as you know, i’d like to keep my jeans dry, jeanine.you’ve got your ball. you’ve […]
Alberta views Jill Hartman and other Calgary-based poets in the latest issue of albertaviews. As their table-of-contents tagline previews, “Calgary poets are making a splash — and plenty of controversy […]
instructables: how to get rid of bees, learn to waterski barefoot, make a spinning bow tie, tie your shoelaces a new way, construct throwies, or build a cosahedron-shaped pie.