Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Mourning is a Process not an Event” by George Helmer

It was years ago when we were first introduced At first our relationship was a casual one The more time we were together, the more I desired her I fell in love with her We did everything together The good, … Continue reading

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BrainStorm Poetry Contest – entry deadline March 15th

The Northern Initiative for Social Action is currently accepting poetry contest submissions from mental health consumers and survivors. For contest rules and regulations and an entry form, please visit the link below: http://nisa.on.ca/doc/Flyer_-_11th_Annual_BrainStorm.pdf

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Poetry London poetry contest – entry deadline February 11th

The 2012-13 Poetry London Reading Series invites contest entries from all London Poets, including emerging poets, and Poetry London workshop participants. Monetary awards given to first and second place winners, and they will also be invited to read their poems … Continue reading

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London Street Art Collective – website featuring art by people who are homeless

The London Street Art Collective website was the inspiration of David Mitchell, a London-based artist experiencing homelessness.  The site was created in December 2012 by Daniel MacKenzie and co-moderated by Jeremy Jeresky in order to provide more exposure to art … Continue reading

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“Home” by Maggie Sue Traynor

Four walls, a ceiling, a floor you see It’s not always a home to me Only a place to be out of the cold Sucks all the energy, can make you feel old Basic standards hardly met This seems to … Continue reading

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“ADVENTURES IN MEDICINE” by H. Kuhn (shared at the Nov. 14th magazine release event)

My doctor looked puzzled by what he observed at my naval. He said it might be infected, as I had been told at the walk in clinic two days earlier, but the solid bump resembled a hernia protrusion. He decided … Continue reading

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