Monthly Archives: May 2011

FIREWEED #75: THE MIXED RACE ISSUE

FIREWEED #75: The Mixed Race Issue Edited by Lisa Amin Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha May Lui Reviewed by Jorge Antonio Vallejos Being mixed race always has its challenges: isolation, language barriers, not fitting in, not being ‘enough’, and the many forms … Continue reading

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BLACK COFFEE POET READS AT MAYDAY POETRY MARATHON 2011

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, … Continue reading

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TORONTO MUSICIAN SARAH GREENE SINGS A SONG

Sarah Green is a poet and song writer who hast a new CD out: Toronto Blues.   Performing at open mics around Toronto, Greene also hosts an open mic event at the Transac club once a month. Enjoy Sarah Greene … Continue reading

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INTERVIEW WITH TORONTO SINGER SARAH GREENE

Sarah Greene is a Toronto based poet and singer/songwriter who hosts an open mic nitght at the Tranzac Club once a month.   Her new CD Toronto Blues is a mix of different genres that explores the ups and downs … Continue reading

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TORONTO BLUES

Toronto Blues By Sarah Greene Reviewed by Jorge Antonio Vallejos Sarah Greene closed the show last month (April 2011) at Brockton Writers Reading series # 17.  Starting out by reading some of her poems, Greene followed by picking up her … Continue reading

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