O Canada – a revised poem

this land rich with resources oil, the blood, extracted  gold, the treasure, extracted diamonds, the best of all, extracted resources that fuelled the colonization of Native land   resources that were sent back to the Motherland to build an empire   resources that were used to enslave millions of other brown folk generation after generation…

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north star – november 3rd – kingston, on

aaniin kina wiya! hello everyone!  Last year, three of my poems were transformed into choral music by Mark Sirett. Next week, there will be a concert in Kingston, Ontario. If you’re in the area, swing by as it will be an incredible audible experience. When I heard the choirs last year in London, Ontario during…

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choral music anyone?

Last year, I had three of my poems commissioned by Western University’s Gloria Gassi as part of the Canadian 150 celebration. This arrangement by Mark Sirett went on to win an award, Outstanding Choral Composition award at the Choral Canada 2018 National Choral Awards. So that’s pretty cool! Here’s the recording of the choral arrangement…

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share: poetry recordings on soundcloud

Good morning lovers of literature, art, music, and creativity! I’ve been uploading a few tracks to my wild rice dreams soundcloud page, which I’m sharing here for the first time. Last year, I had three of my poems set to choral music by award-winning Canadian composer, Mark Sirett for a performance in October at Western University. I…

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