Robson Reading Series

I will be travelling to Vancouver later this month to read as part of UBC’s Robson Reading Series with poets Walid Bitar and Missy Marston. My poems will be happy to visit the coast that birthed them! Join us on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7pm at the UBC Bookstore at Robson Square.

Minnesota Center for Book Arts

In a few days, I’ll be travelling to the Minnesota Center for Book Arts to spend a couple of weeks as an artist in residence. I’ll be working on a letterpress project that incorporates maps, images, and poetry about tidal rivers in my home province of Nova Scotia. I’ve heard really good things about MCBA, … Read more

Distillo from Gaspereau Press

I’m happy to announce the release of my new collection of poetry from Gaspereau Press. There will be several launches for the book in Nova Scotia, and one in St. John’s, NL. The details: HALIFAX, NS Tuesday 28 March at 7:30 p.m. Gaspereau Press poets Peter Sanger and Basma Kavanagh will be reading from their … Read more

Now Available: A Rattle of Leaves Chapbook

I’m pleased to announce that A Rattle of Leaves, a chapbook of nine poems, is now available from Red Dragonfly Press. Red Dragonfly Press is a not-for-profit literary organization that publishes contemporary poetry and poetry in translation, with particular emphasis on work that is rural, environmental and communal in theme.  Their elegant trade and letterpress editions are … Read more