I’m a writer and editor and occasional instructor. I write poems, reviews, and sometimes fiction. On and off, for over a decade, I’ve served as a volunteer working with incarcerated men in local prisons. I hope you’ll find what you’re looking for when you’re here.




MAY 15, 2019 | 7 PM
BOOK LAUNCH for E.D. Blodgett’s posthumously published collection of poems
Ten poets will read from Apostrophes VIII: Nothing Is But You and I
Massy Books, 229 E. Georgia, Vancouver, BC
More info at Poets Corner

MAY 17, 2019 | 2:15-4:45 PM
WORKSHOP PRESENTATION at Canadian Authors Association’s CanWrite! Conference
“Finding New Ways to Write: ‘A Defense of Poetry’ for Today” 
Gage Residence, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
More info and registration details at CanWrite! 2019

JUNE 3, 2019 | 7 PM
A READING FROM Practical Anxiety (Inanna Publications)
An event with readings by Ariel Gordon (Treed: Walking in Canada’s Urban Forests, Wolsak & Wynn) and Anne McDonald (Miss Confederation, Dundurn) 
Lexicon Books, 125 Montague Street, Lunenberg, NS
More info at Lexicon Books

JUNE 21, 2019 | 7:15 PM
A READING FROM Practical Anxiety (Inanna Publications)
“Planet Earth Poetry” Reading Series 
Hillside Coffee & Tea, 1633 Hillside (across from Bolen Books), Victoria, BC
More info at Planet Earth Poetry

JUNE 27, 2019 | 7 PM
READINGS FROM Refugium: Poems for the Pacific (Caitlin Press)
“Twisted Poets” presents poets whose work is included in this anthology 
HOOD 29 (Formerly Cottage Bistro), 4470 Main Street, Vancouver, BC
More info at Pandora’s Collective