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Book Review: Dennison Smith’s Fermata and Catherine Owen’s Trobairitz

A Sound Withheld

Dennison Smith’s Fermata and Catherine Owen’s Trobairitz are two poetic texts significant not only for the sounds they make, but for what they withhold. 93 more words


The Historical Birthday-Tea Party 5th January

No convenient birthday for 5th January so the first of the ‘who knows?’


Thirteenth Century Trobairitz (Female Troubadour – writer of songs) from Romans-Sur-Isère. 616 more words


Revealing the Underbelly or Once in Awhile, Someone of Worth says Something Worthwhile about my Work & I Appreciate it.

Raw Throat & Bloody Knuckles: The Writing of Catherine Owen


APRIL 23, 2013

by Natalie Zina Walschots

If Catherine Owen’s work had to be reduced, distilled to a single part of speech, it would not be the carefully sculpted completeness of a noun or the bright spray of an adjective; it would be a verb. 921 more words


Since today is the 18th of November, I thought I would start this whole thing off with the 18th letter of the alphabet and go from there.  280 more words


Why Tour A Book Of Canadian Poetry?

Since 2002, I have been touring books of poetry across this massive country. The funding is rarely more than $1000 and only for transportation. $1000 will currently get a person two to three airline tickets to central locations such as Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto. 587 more words