Monthly Archives: April 2012

“You can’t cheat an honest man…” by Alan David Ross (1994) – based on true events

          Jim was a con man; he had always made his living as long as I had known him by deceit.  Jim was an amiable person and I liked him, but being a liar and a scoundrel made him a … Continue reading

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“Evil Does Exist” by Maggie Sue Traynor

The darkest of hearts reside in a world overshadowed by its own darkness. The sense of suffering, like uncontrolled fear, very addicting to those who reside in the shadow of darkness. They try to persuade us  that life on the dark … Continue reading

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“Venomous Princess” by Maggie Sue Traynor

The slithering excuse for what was once a human being has been ravaged by the darkside.     Evil has conquered the innocence that once existed. Her persona is like the demons that walk the earth,      They inhabit the temples, the shell we … Continue reading

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“Random Blocks of Kindess” Art Show – Opening Reception TONIGHT

Random Blocks of Kindness is a collective art show and sale featuring art work by the women of My Sisters’ Place and Crouch Neighbourhood Resource Centre.  The exhibit will feature 100’s of small blocks, all individually crafted into beautiful works of art.   Funds … Continue reading

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“The Mask” by Maggie Sue Traynor

Her vindictive persona thrives on the energy Like the last breath of a lifeless body  She’s like a heartless predator that awaits her prey Ice water pulsates through her veins, there is no blood, For she has no human components. … Continue reading

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“Time Heals All Wounds” by Maggie Sue Traynor (read at Tuesday night’s magazine release event @ Central Library!)

There are many incredible people you want to meet For a few precious moments they take your mind off the streets Being homeless at such a young age Can fill an innocent person with uncontrolled rage A memory has surface … Continue reading

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Grit Uplifted Magazine Issue #2 Release Event: Photo Album

Take a peak at a few of the photos from our recent Grit Uplifted Creative Writing & Arts Magazine – Issue #2 Release Event, a free public reading and art exhibit in the Stevenson & Hunt Room at the Central Library on Tuesday April … Continue reading

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“Debt” by Maggie Sue Traynor (read at last night’s magazine release event @ Central Library!)

We have a debt we cannot pay Yet another election may be on its way Do you really think I’d vote for you After all the hell you put me through? Think again, that could never be Open your eyes, … Continue reading

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“Heretical Verse” by Kieran Holland

Jesus was a man, Not the son of God. The stories of religion, Are a biblical fraud.   When he was captured and tortured, God didn’t care. Then he was nailed to the cross, And God wasn’t there. For an … Continue reading

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“The Dead Star” by Kieran Holland

One day a man made a wish on the brightest star in the sky, He wished for his dreams, and his hopes were high. An astronomer by profession, astrology his delight He believed stars had powers, and he thought he … Continue reading

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