All posts in Poetry

  • 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 […]

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    Local poet Nela Rio honoured
    March 20, 2011, by Sophie Lavoie

    In the context of Hispanic Day, celebrated at St. Thomas University in Fredericton, NB, on March 17, 2011, the St. Thomas University community paid tribute to Nela Rio, local poet, […]

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    Poems by Bob Young for Remembrance Day 2009
    October 31, 2009, by

    THE PEOPLES CHOICEWe space age moderns worship life.We know we’re all the same –In wanting Planet Earth made safe,Without the war machine –Which symbolizes rule by force –Of people – […]

  • A poem of peace for the 8th anniversary of 9/11
    September 17, 2009, by R.H. Young

    On 9/11, 2001 I was on my way to a Veterans Against Nuclear Arms National meeting in Nova Scotia. We are United Nations supporters, and cheer UN Peacekeepers who say […]