Category Archives: chapbooks

Juxtaposition is finished: Ian Martin’s Climbing Out of Other Peoples Hands

Climbing Out of Other Peoples Hands Ian Martin (website), In/Words, 2016 $7 (Buy here) Archive of Google Searches from August 2013 instructions on opening yourself up instructions on cutting yourself open top five safest methods of self-surgery ways to clean … Continue reading

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New chapbook kids, upcoming reading, notes

My new poetry chapbook kids with Toronto’s Hurtin’ Crüe Press is complete and available for purchase from their etsy store for a modest $2, or for $15 as part of a subscription pack including a number of back items and … Continue reading

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No Fire in Hell: JC Bouchard’s Portraits

JC Bouchard – Portraits 2014, In/Words Magazine and Press 28 pages, $7 (Buy) Whenever you look in the mirror there is a post-it note that says You are also a mirror. – from “Portraits” The JC Bouchard in JC Bouchard’s … Continue reading

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OZO! Zines #13: Avonlea Fotheringham Acknowledgements and Poems

Acknowledgements and Poems Avonlea Fotheringham, 24 pages (+5 track CD) “You said: surrender without weakness, and I didn’t say (should’ve said): teach me. You saw reinvention: not submissiveness; not Ermine bound up in Wire.” – From Acknowledgements Ottawa poetry is … Continue reading

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Otherwise Measured / Other Ways: Selina Boan’s An Act of Distillation

Selina Boan – An Act of Distillation 2013, In/Words Magazine and Press 22 pages, $3 a heating device:             expect his hand,             her thigh,             the hook and swallow … Continue reading

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For Cleanliness, but not Recreation: Brecken Hancock’s The Art of Plumbing

Brecken Hancock – The Art of Plumbing 2013, above/ground press 14 pages, $4 “28 CE John the Baptist dips Jesus in the Jordan. From shore, Joseph replays his recurring wet nightmare: Mary becomes pregnant from sperm in the caldarium.” A professor once pointed … Continue reading

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Truth Isn’t Here for Me: Jeff Blackman’s So Long as the People are People

Jeff Blackman – So Long as the People are People 2013, Apt. 9 Press (50 copies) 32 pages, $10 (Buy Online) “He says, ‘Boy, looks like you’ve been getting by remembering which brick is which,’ and he hands you a card. Embossed, … Continue reading

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