Category: Poetry

Canada Day poem

Canada Day On this workless day, I think of Joy Kogawa, the family behind barbed wire, shunted in cars of corrugated tin into camps where the sun eats time in handfuls, the earth a hollowed bin of the heart’s unmaking. I think …

New social justice anthology available for pre-order

I am pleased to announce that Voices for Diversity and Social Justice: A Literary Education Anthology, which will include my poem “Breaking the Ice,” is now available for pre-order on the publisher’s website and on Amazon, both in hardcover …

A Typewriter in Flames

“A typewriter in flames is the metaphor here. To work in a medium which can be, has been, used as an instrument of trivialization and deceit, not to mention colonization…is different from working in a medium like stone, …