I had the honour of reading at the MAYWORKS Poetry Marathon in Toronto May 1, 2011.  I shared the stage with many great poets, including two of my favorites: Tara Michelle Ziniuk and Zoe Whittal.  

The poem I read, No Les Da Verguenza (Aren’t They Ashamed), was published in OUR TIMES: Canada’s Independent Labour Magazine (May 2009).  The poem is about my mom and my aunt and their experiences as women of colour at their places of work.


About Black Coffee Poet

Black Coffee Poet is a mixed race poet, essayist, and journalist who focuses on Social Justice, Indigenous Rights, STOPPING Violence Against Women, Film, and Literature.
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