Monthly Archives: March 2013

VLOG: WHEN COMMISSIONED TO WRITE A POEM…

It has been an amazing week of writing and re-writing and reading out loud. Today is my deadline for the poem that has been commissioned.  The poem is resting before I do my last few re-reads.  A poet friend of … Continue reading

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WORKING ON MY FIRST COMMISSIONED POEM (PART #2)

Wednesday March 6 2013, Dear Readers, I’m in writing mode.  This is how it’s going: “How’s it going?” said Jo, a fellow regular at the coffee shop I do my work at. Jo was talking about the poem I’m working … Continue reading

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WORKING ON MY FIRST COMMISSIONED POEM

Monday March 4, 2013 Dear Readers, I’m happy to say that I’m working on a poem this week.  My first commissioned poem! The poem has been commissioned by student lawyers from University of Toronto Faculty of Law and Osgoode Hall … Continue reading

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MALIKAH AWE:RI AND ROGER LANGEN READ THEIR POEMS FROM RESISTANCE POETRY #2

Meeting Malikah Awe:ri to tape her reading from Resistance Poetry #2 was great.  I was a guest on her show with Dane Swan; we talked poems, read poems, and learned about poetry from each other. My interview with Malikah was … Continue reading

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