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Coconut Dreams + Social Justice All-Stars Launch

It’s a tale of teenage yearning–the tough, understated and confusing relationship between Tariq and Blake, two boys who live in the same housing project in North End Halifax. 415 more words

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"a rust-belt affection for the way things flew apart": A Review of Dani Couture's Poetry Collection YAW

It only seems fitting that my review of this sparse, short book follows in the same tradition, so I don’t think I’ll be writing much about Toronto-based Dani Couture’s 57-page collection of poetry YAW.  446 more words

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Coconut Dreams finds a home in This magazine

“Coconut Dreams” is a story close to my heart. Set in inner city Halifax, it tells a tale of teenage yearning–the tough, understated and confusing relationship between two boys who live in the same housing project.  56 more words

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Reading in Toronto June 12

If you’re in Toronto on June 12 and feeling in a literary way, I’ll be reading with a great group of writers at The Steady… 114 more words

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New Story: "Dark Blue"

The only thing worse than the town boys are the ones out there, your grammy once said, nodding toward the perfect Manitoulin darkness, but what were you supposed to do with that?

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(La) Lemon Hound

I’m pleased to read at Lemon Hound’s one year anniversary party in Montreal on Friday.

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