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East Coast Poetry Tour

East Coast Poetry Tour

I am about to take The Sparrow on an East Coast Poetry Tour. This Thursday, September 27, I will read at the Atwater Library in Westmount, Quebec, alongside poets Rebecca Păpucaru, and Moez Surani. On Saturday and Sunday, September 29-30, I join an all-star line-up at Poetry Weekend at the University of New Brunswick. On Monday, […]

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Anansi Blog Post The Sparrow 2018

#AnansiPoetryProject Essay

The poet is privileged to remember that sometimes, dark times, poetry is under the sign of hope, and hope only exists in any true sense when there is hopelessness. As part of their month-long #anansipoetryproject, Anansi is published a blog post or interview with each of the three poets on their spring roster. My short […]

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Knife Fork Book Anansi Poetry Project Contest

#AnansiPoetryProjectContest – Closes April 27

Great news, everyone! As part of the #AnansiPoetryProject, you can enter to win a copy of The Sparrow, along with Emma Healey’s Stereoblind and Mikko Harvey’s Unstable Neighbourhood Rabbit. On top of this, you’ll receive a $50 Gift Card to knife | fork | book. Click here to enter! There is one prize to be […]

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Anansi Poetry Bash: Montreal

Please join me at 7:00 pm on Friday, April 13 at La Petite Librarie Drawn & Quarterly (211 Bernard West) for the Montreal launch of Anansi’s Spring poetry titles. We will be fêting my selected poems, The Sparrow, along with Emma Healey’s  Stereoblind and Mikko Harvey’s Unstable Neighbourhood Rabbit.

Here’s a shot of Emma and Mikko holding their books for the first time:

This event is free. All three titles will be availble to purchase. 

Feel free to RSVP via Facebook.

See you there!

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Anansi Bash Ottawa 2018

Final Stop on the Anansi Spring Poetry Tour: Ottawa

The fourth and final stop on our Anansi Spring Poetry Tour is OTTAWA!! Please join me at 5:00 pm on Saturday, April 14 at the Manx Pub (370 Elgin St.) for the Anansi Poetry Bash: Ottawa. I will be launching my selected poems, The Sparrow, along with fellow Anansi poets Emma Healey (Stereoblind) and Mikko Harvey, […]

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April Poetry Tour: Montreal Launch of The Sparrow

The third stop on our Anansi Poetry Tour is MONTREAL! Please join me at 7:00 pm on Friday, April 13, at La Petite Librarie Drawn & Quarterly (176 Bernard Ouest) for the Montreal launch of Anansi’s Spring poetry titles. We will be fêting my selected poems, The Sparrow, along with Emma Healey’s  Stereoblind and Mikko […]

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Anansi bash TORONTO

Join Me for the Toronto Launch of The Sparrow!

Stop #2 on the April poetry tour is a Hometown Bash: Toronto! At 7:00 pm on Thursday, April 12, 2018, join me at the Henderson Brewing Company for the Anansi Poetry Bash. I will be launching my new book, The Sparrow, along with fellow poets Emma Healey (Stereoblind) and Mikko Harvey (Unstable Neighbourhood Rabbit)! The […]

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Anansi Poetry Bash Brooklyn NY USA

April Road Trip: Brooklyn Launch of The Sparrow

During the second week of April, 2018, I’m going on a poetry road trip like none other. I’ll be launching my selected poems, The Sparrow, in four cities! First stop? Brooklyn, New York! On April 10, at 7:00 pm, please join me at McNally Jackson booksellers for the Brooklyn launch of my selected poems, The Sparrow, along with […]

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The Sparrow Reviewed in Quill and Quire

The Sparrow Reviewed in Quill & Quire

The effects of Moritz’s poems are startling, unnerving, and deeply satisfying.” – Micheline Maylor Quill & Quire has published a starred review of The Sparrow in their April 2018 edition. In “A Resplendent Sparrow,” Micheline Maylor calls The Sparrow “an essential read.” Maylor identifies a “cohesive arc” to the selected, identifying both the optimism of the […]

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