Imagination is the Beginning of Creation

A great blog recap on an event I attended as Surrey Poet Laureate in Newton a couple of weeks ago:

Each step we take towards building a stronger neighbourhood is a step into uncharted territory. The issues we face in our neighbourhood are complicated and messy and there are rarely well-defined answers or directions. Each step is a courageous act of creativity.”

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An Evening of Poetry with Tracy Hamon and Adam Pottle

Feb 11: An Evening of Poetry with Tracy Hamon and Adam Pottle

A pleasure to be doing a reading and signing with two talented poets at McNally Robinson Saskatoon next week:

Tracy Hamon was born in Regina, Saskatchewan. She holds an MA in English from the University of Regina. Her first book of poetry This Is Not Eden was released in April 2005 and was a finalist for two Saskatchewan Book Awards. Portions of her latest collection Interruptions in Glass won the 2005 City of Regina Writing Award, and was also shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards in 2010. Most recently she was long-listed for the 2012 CBC Poetry Award.”

Adam Pottle’s debut novel Mantis Dreams recently won the City of Saskatoon Book Award. His poetry collection Beautiful Mutants was shortlisted for two Saskatchewan Book Awards and the Acorn-Plantos Award. Originally from BC, Adam now lives in Saskatoon, where he is pursuing a doctoral degree in English literature.”

Date: Feb 11, 2015
Time: 7:00PM
Address: McNally Robinson at 3130-8th Street East
(8th Street at Circle Drive), Saskatoon

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