NonBinary Review: Apocalypse Issue

I’m pleased to have a new poem, “Practicing Our Breathing” in the Apocalypse issue of NonBinary Review. Purchase a copy here: https://www.zoeticpress.com/branded-merch/nonbinary-review-23-apocalypse. This one has a bit of a backstory, in that I read this article: https://imagejournal.org/article/beheaded/ and then wrote the poem. It’s a fascinating article and I recommend reading it even if you don’t … More NonBinary Review: Apocalypse Issue

Talking Poetics

I was invited to talk about what writing a poem looks like for me over at the ottawa poetry newsletter. I couldn’t talk about that without talking about my mental health over the last two years. So here’s your content warning, this blog post is about my experience of burnout. While writing is an important … More Talking Poetics

The Red House

I was very excited to receive a copy of The Red House: An Anthology of Genre and Speculative Poetry in the mail this morning. One of my poems about Anna Morandi Manzolini is inside! I read The Lady Anatomist by Rebecca Messbarger a couple years ago, and it inspired a few poems about this extraordinary … More The Red House

Poetry Pause: Knots

One of my poems was featured on the League of Canadian Poets’ Poetry Pause yesterday, and you can find it archived on their website. It was perfect timing for this poem to appear after battling a four-day headache last week. “Knots” is from my new manuscript, which is still looking for a publisher.