Tag: poetry

Pearl Pirie is an award-winning poet, whose latest work is one of the most anticipated poetry books for spring 2015. Photo by Kate Settle

The playful poetry of Pearl Pirie 

By Anne-Boys Hope – In her new collection of poetry, Pearl Pirie introduces readers to pet radishes, wild dust bunnies and secret agent squirrels (we’re looking at you Westboro squirrel!) that live in and around her Wellington West home. Released on March 5, the pet radish, shrunken contains […]

Bella Crysler’s poem, along with the other winning stories and poems from Ottawa youth, will be published in potpourri, a bilingual anthology. Scroll to the bottom of this post for the full text of her winning poem. Photo by Sarah Tomkins.

Student poet to be published

By Andrea Tomkins – The winners of this year’s Awesome Authors Youth Writing Contest, which ran from December 2013 to February 2014, were announced at a special event at Ben Franklin Place on March 25. Prizes were handed out to honour Ottawa-area youth between the ages of 9 […]

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