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A Year of Pretty Worthwhile Readings and Stuff

I didn’t see every reading in Ottawa this year, because there were, as Philip Larkin would say, a fuck-tonne, but I did go to a lot, and along the way I took note of a few that stood out for … Continue reading

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The Factory Reading Series, and other tidbits

Just a head’s up that I’ll be doing a reading November 29th at the Factory Reading Series alongside CBC Poetry Prize winner Sadiqa de Meijer and Danny Jacobs, whose work I’m not yet familiar with, but might be related to Jesse Jacobs, author … 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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