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Look at Her by Vanessa Shields.

Look at Her. Vanessa Shields. Black Moss Press. 2016.

In Canada, selling 500 copies of a poetry book is considered remarkable. The fact that Vanessa Shields did this between the September 2016 launch of… 2,135 more words


Living in the Eye: Life with Autism by J. Kevin Vasey

Living in the Eye: Life with Autism. J. Kevin Vasey. Guardian Books. 2016. 160 pages.

Sometimes it is the people no one can imagine anything of who… 1,140 more words


Enigma Club by Gloria Pearson-Vasey

Enigma Club. Gloria Pearson-Vasey. Borealis Press. 2012. Fiction. 213 pages.

The difference between school and life? In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. 1,001 more words


On Not Losing My Father's Ashes in the Flood by Richard Harrison

I am happy to say that I found a great home for my review of Richard Harrison’s latest book. One reason I am so happy to have it placed here is that this is such a deserving book. 35 more words


Chewing Water by Nelson Ball.

Chewing Water. Nelson Ball. a stuart ross book. Mansfield Press. 2016

This book review has just appeared in The Pacific Rim Review of Books periodical. 35 more words


The Artists of Crow County by Kara Ghobhainn Smith.

The Artists of Crow County. Kara Ghobhainn Smith. Black Moss Press. 2017

What any true painting touches is an absence – an absence of which without the painting, we might be unaware. 1,536 more words


The Midnight Boat to Palermo by Rosemary Aubert

The Midnight Boat to Palermo. Rosemary Aubert. Carrick Publishing. 2016. 

Who wants to become a writer? And why? Because it’s the answer to everything. … It’s the streaming reason for living. 1,234 more words