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Poem Every Day #15 – Essential

              Essential (PED #15) stumbling over words trying to create something new, to show empathy, emotion, love, loss, beauty, pain. a tortured soul focused...


Poem Every Day #13 – Fog

              Lost Fog (PED #13)   the uncertain fog encompasses me as I wander an aimless path, blinded by my ambivalence....


Poem Every Day #12 – Almost

          Almost (PED #12) the bumble bee floats from petal to petal. black and yellow stripes bob up and down, waving to each other as they...


Poem Every Day #11 – Puncture

              Puncture (PED #11) A quick glance over, your bright blue eyes puncture my lungs, leaving me speechless. Dirty-blond hair sways from your shoulders...


Poem Every Day #10 – Nerve

        Nerve (PED #10) I no longer feel the pain from your selfish ways, breaking down my spirit every time I disappoint. Your burning words and razor...


Those Kitties love their Diamonds and Perle

Last night I strolled on over to Revival Bar on College St, and got a chance to watch the frisky felines of Kitty Nights Toronto Burlesque play with each other,...


Poem Every Day #9 – Tomorrow

            Tomorrow (PED#9) Tomorrow, Tomorrow things will Be different. Tomorrow I will love more. Tomorrow I’ll accept more. Tomorrow promotes more promise. Tomorrow ill leave...


Blackdog Ballroom Balls Out at Cherry Cola’s

Last night I popped into Cherry Cola’s Rock ‘n’ Rolla Cabaret and Lounge, legendary Toronto sanctuary of sin. What was going down? Besides the luscious lady in the window dancing...


Poem Every Day #8 – Delicate

          Delicate (PED #8) The spider’s silky web, a fickle creation. sticky, with the strength to capture prey – numerous victims. Entangle the struggle exiting the...


Poem Every Day #7 – Taken

          Taken (PED #7) meandering through courtyards and alleyways. in and out of hazes and headaches. words lost in translation cloud filled ears ignore the offer....


Poem Every Day #6 – Galaxies

          Galaxies (PED #6) caught up in selfish moments misinterpreting your orbit - revolving around me, but only making one revolution before veering off, away from...


Poem Every Day #5 – Dusk

          Dusk (PED #5) as the sun fades and colours grey my excitement rises for what the darkness might bring. picking the poisons to bring out...


Poem Every Day #4 – Breathing

              Breathing (PED #4) Deep and intense, Longing for the little Flicker from your eyes As you flash those dark jasper gems Toward my...


Poem Every Day #3 – Heat

          Heat (PED #3) Forced awake by the furnace. Still clothed and sweating. Don’t remember making the effort to fall into bed. My head hurts. The...


Poem Every Day #2 – Rupture

          Rupture (PED #2) lungs fill with desire, spreading throughout the body. agonizing the pain of each loss, adoring each new love. the stomach sink into...


A Poem Everyday

April is Poetry Month, and one of our contributing poets, Nick Furi has accepted NaPoWriMo’s Poem Every Day challenge. Check in each day for a new piece by Mr. Furi,...


Les Coquettes Takeover Kitty Nights at Revival

Last night, famed burlesque company Les Coquettes pounced out of retirement to take over Kitty Nights at Revival Bar on College Street. I met my good friend, the ravishing Liv...


A Place to Find a Brief Sanctuary

Brave and young, and full of pomp and vigour, Magalie Rouillard-Bazinet has taken on a brief but fiery piece by Emil Sher, Sanctuary, with Théatre Français de Toronto. “June goes...


TORONTO INDIE ARTISTS PRESENT FIERY CANADIAN ONE-ACT, SANCTUARY, BY EMIL SHER.

Sanctuary By Emil Sher Produced & Directed by Magalie Rouillard-Bazinet Featuring Rufio Parker & Trish Rainone March 9-12, 2016 Théatre Français de Toronto 21 College Street, Toronto Wednesday-Friday at 7pm, Saturday...


Traipsing Thailand with Duncan Griffiths – Part IV

The next day we took a more leisurely start to the day: reading a good book and watching our favorite Netflix (excellent wifi for the middle of nowhere) by a...