Monthly Archives: April 2017

Hard Drive Blues

Sometimes, you piss the universe off by wanting something. I wanted a fresh start on a proof/work that I had recently completed, and for the sin of thinking, “hey, this isn’t good enough, so fuck all of the work I’ve … Continue reading

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04.11.2017

I finished the new book a few weeks back. It’s nothing epic, just another short book of poems. Not like I completed the great Canadian novel or anything. Regardless, I usually bound down to my local book-printing location with a … Continue reading

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Late Spring

Facebook keeps reminding me of how nice it was last year like a clingy ex dragging out our old photos: “Look how happy we were” “Look at the trees!” “Look at how green the grass is!” And now I’m huddled … Continue reading

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Small Safe Wooded Area

I’m not able to write here staring down a host of blank word documents like I’m in a Mexican standoff but I’ve spent all my ammunition in literary gunfights back in Victoria. Hands hover over the keys unmoving and dipped … Continue reading

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Justifying Dylan

            I have been a Bob Dylan fan for almost 15 years. That is a time period that covers over half of my life. I’ve read his book, I’ve read biographies, I’ve bought almost every record on CD, and then … Continue reading

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Eye of the Storm

Midnight stuck at the intersection of Yates and Cook with nowhere to go watching the walk sign go through the motions as if beckoning and me too zoned out to get the message. Sometimes by My Bloody Valentine cues up … Continue reading

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Search and Destroy

I’m still looking for it I can’t find it I’m punching the walls seeing if it’s hiding in the holes I make I walk streets looking for it Still not sure even what it is what shape it takes what … Continue reading

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