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Sheep in Wolf's Clothing

You can tell that they were born for this,
and they are accumulating evidence against you,
that they are watching how you
ply your secondhand expertise. 70 more words

Poetry

Wild Threads 2019

Written during the Wild Threads Writing Symposium 2019 in Charlottetown, PE, for the participants’ open mic on August 25th. The pièce de résistance.

walking into the bar at Peake’s Quay… 366 more words

Poetry

the color of you

the color of you

one day when I look back
on how I adored you in silence
i will remember the tint of your words… 30 more words

Poetry

Homecoming

Poem written during the Wild Threads Writing Symposium 2019 in Charlottetown, PE, during a workshop session with Anne Simpson on August 24th, and delivered at the participants’ open mic on August 25th. 216 more words

Poetry

Thousand

As a thousand years’ old memories burn
in wildfires, knowledge stacked in wrinkled tree barks
evaporate in carbon fumes.

We bake marshmallows in those forest-fires. 31 more words

Poetry

Five thousand fires and counting

This poem was written during the 2019 Wild Threads Writing Symposium, Charlottetown, PEI, in one of George Elliott Clarke’s sessions on August 23rd, and read during the participants’ open mic on August 25th. 126 more words

Poetry