Monthly Archives: March 2009

Dreaming with fishes

Tamia Doll died of cancer a few years ago. I discovered her in the early nineties when I was Chair of the now-defunct Seaway Arts Council. I was fairly heavily involved in the local art gallery at the time, and discovered that there was an artist who actually painted the river. (More in http://platinum-river.blogspot.com ) Continue reading

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Incident in a framing store

This poem was a candidate for my reading at the mayor’s celebration of the arts at Aultsville Theatre March 28, 2009. Continue reading

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Circling the Moon

I invoke the spirit of Jack Wright whose light was the heart of our theatre Rosamund Laberge who awoke the strings in our children Berenice Dickson who created our dancers for a dime each week Rose Stephens who made theatre … Continue reading

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