This week in the Future of Ottawa series, we’re taking a deep dive into Ottawa’s poetry scene—what it’s like now and where it’s headed. Read on for a guest post from rob mclennan on small press publishing.
We’re so excited to finally share this collection of new works, and we hope you find something in the book that inspires and moves you. Please download, enjoy, and share it with your poetry-loving friends!
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Little Birds Poetry is a series of free editing workshops for poets and creative writers. Sessions cap at seven writers per sitting, and are hosted out of Black Squirrel Books & Espresso Bar in Old Ottawa South. Registration is required. Find out more at www.littlebirdspoetry.ca.
This is part three of our special guide to Ottawa’s online literary world blogosphere style. (See here for part 1 and part 2). In this series expect champions of poetry, stories of small press, writers seeking writers, book clubs to notice, online journals, recaps, reviews and more. There are some definite trailblazers in the Ottawa […]
Local author Amanda Earl is joining poets from around the world in an experimental writing initiative. For the last three years, the U.S. online magazine Found Poetry Review has organized a project to commemorate National Poetry Month in April. This year, the magazine has launched the Oulipo project, in which nearly 80 writers from seven countries […]