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March 2, 2018, by Melissa Beek

My stolen sisters, I think of you. I think of you when I visit the river. She flows to the shore to greet me, her current lapping at the earth. […]

The Night Before Christmas

December 7, 2017, by N.J. Purcell

The Night Before Christmas Copyright © N. J. Purcell For the turtles and people of Estey’s Bridge, New Brunswick ’Twas the night before Christmas ...

The Wreck of the Maritime Union

October 21, 2017, by Low-Rents West

Oh the wreck of the Maritime Union, lies rusting in the Sea of Confusion When the Irving Light failed, onward she sailed Through the wind, the rain an ...

Sisters in Spirit hold second annual poetry slam

October 3, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

The second annual Sisters in Spirit poetry slam was held on Oct. 2, 2017, at Kinsella Auditorium at St. Thomas University in Fredericton with much suc ...

  • Inaugural Word Feast kicks off in Fredericton
    September 25, 2017, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    A lively crowd of attendees filled the gallery space at the Fredericton Public Library on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, for the inaugural event of Fredericton’s brand new literary festival, Word […]

  • The Acadian Forest
    August 10, 2016, by Mary de La Valette

    In little hidden places The red fox and rabbit only know Live the tiny forest flowers. Mayflowers, foam flowers, Star flowers, wood sorrel. Wood anemones Carpet the floor. Miniature perfections, […]

  • El Jones at Mayworks Fredericton [audio]
    May 5, 2015, by From the Margins

    El Jones performed at Mayworks Fredericton : a week long artistic celebration of working class culture and recognition of International Workers Day . El Jones is Halifax Poet laureate, and […]

  • Odd Sundays at Molly’s: a Fredericton institution
    March 8, 2014, by Sophie M. Lavoie

    Odd Sundays at Molly’s are a staple event for the local literary community in Fredericton. Odd Sundays at Molly’s has become entrenched in Fredericton’s arts activities for almost 10 years, […]

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    Deep Pockets
    October 11, 2013, by Stephen Ross

    DEEP POCKETS (a ghosting of Eliot’s “Burnt Norton”) Legacy sites are oil and gas fields that at one time were operated and produced by a major oil company (commonly referred […]