Monthly Archives: March 2011

“Immortal Envoy” by Kieran Holland

Fantastical visions of spinning stardust Revolving at the speed of light An intricate, universal masterpiece Shining through eternal night Exposed to the infinite galaxies Gives this life an odd perspective And the exponential expansion of space Leaves me confounded and … Continue reading

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Article on Grit Uplifted in UWO Journalism’s “The Reporter”

http://www.fims.uwo.ca/olr/mar3011/homeless.html Thank you to Brian Moskowitz for this thoughtful article on the Grit Uplifted Creative Writing Group and our upcoming publication!

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“Daddy’s Little Girl” by Alissa Demars

I love you Daddy, can’t you see without you I just wouldn’t be me Something about you makes me smile and for some reason all feels worthwhile You make me feel special inside even when I’m on this roller-coaster ride The … Continue reading

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Hometown Bound by Vincent Costello

My hometown has no use for me – I found As brilliant as I am, As great an individual to have around – So they say. Which should bring a frown – To any man, who is hometown bound As … Continue reading

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Untitled poem by Kieran Holland

Long ago there was a monk Who got himself into a funk He lived inside a spooky castle And found it to be such a hassle The spooky castle caused him fear Which caused the monk to shed a tear … Continue reading

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Group Session cancelled Tuesday March 22nd

The Grit Uplifted Creative Writing Group session will be cancelled today, Tuesday March 22nd, because of my absence due to illness. My apologies for the short notice and inconvenience, but I hope to see all of you next Tuesday! ~ … Continue reading

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Untitled poem by Kieran Holland

Jesus was kindHonest and pureJesus tried to give us a cureA cure for this sicknessThis sickness of soulThat turns us into a big black holeBlack holes are destructiveThey consume all lightAnd yet stay as black as the darkest nightWithout this … Continue reading

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Untitled poem by Kieran Holland

   Sitting, ThinkingNot caught in the mire   Sitting, ThinkingEverything’s on fire   Sitting, ThinkingYour friends say goodbye   Sitting, ThinkingWhen shall I die   Sitting, ThinkingYour thoughts tend to roam   Sitting, ThinkingYour mind feels like home   Sitting, ThinkingUntil the rising of the sun   … Continue reading

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“Him & Him” by Colin Nickle

Eyes dark as pitch Shining like black pearls Stripping the sun Of all magnetism Long lash half hooded eyes Made others stare a single gaze away Surprised at sudden astonishment Sentences withering on the line Else veiled by English schoolboy … Continue reading

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Grit Uplifted will be at the Indie Media Fair at Central Library

Grit Uplifted will be at the Indie Media Fair at Central Library The Indie Media Fair is an event to promote the creation and distribution of independently produced media. The Grit Uplifted Creative Writing Group will be gathering with other … Continue reading

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