Today, I am joined by the beaming and brilliant Dina Del Bucchia, author of three collections of poetry, Coping with Emotions and Otters (Talonbooks, 2013), Blind Items (Insomniac Press, 2014), and Rom Com (Talonbooks, 2015), written with poet Daniel Zomparelli. Her debut collection of short stories Don't Tell Me What To Do is forthcoming with Arsenal… Continue reading In Conversation With Dina Del Bucchia
I am in Victoria with the kind, attentive, hilarious, award-winning poet Adèle Barclay. We are at Ferris’ Oyster Bar, a popular seafood joint with a pleasant patio and good drink prices. (Also, where I once drank too much sangria with my sister before going to see The Hunger Games!!) Adèle and I are ferry-fresh and… Continue reading In Conversation With Adèle Barclay
TFW when the weather matches your cocktail date! It's Sunday and sunny. I could not be happier to be joined by the warm, kind and talented Sierra Skye Gemma. She self-describes as an afternoon person. Did you know the song “Afternoon Delight” is actually just about her life? (JK.) We start our Caesar journeys… Continue reading In Conversation With Sierra Skye Gemma
Well, the weather is less than glam but Jocelyn Tennant and I are not going to let it stop us from enjoying patio Caesars at Elwood’s in Kitsilano. Actually a great spot for rainy weather because they have a heated, covered patio with kitschy Christmas lights. We tried a really nice peach wheat ale before… Continue reading In Conversation With Jocelyn Tennant
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