Journal Entries, Photography

Everything That Lies Beneath (And Some Things Above)

Tonight I attended a presentation from the Newfoundland Labrador Archaeological Society & Labrador Institute on archaeological finds in Labrador; namely the artifacts donated by Carol Brice-Bennett upon her departure from the Labrador Institute. One of the takeaways from this presentation that I attended was a heart-stopping moment when an elder Inuit woman said, "I am… Continue reading Everything That Lies Beneath (And Some Things Above)

Poetry

Bad Apples, National Poetry Month reading at the HVGB Town Hall Pt. 2

My view today as I read my poetry at the town hall. I mostly scribble my thoughts on small pieces of paper and today I stood with a clipboard full and it felt like I was yelling at an invisible bully. My poem, Bad Apples, was about Goose Bay's uneducated response to the federal governments… Continue reading Bad Apples, National Poetry Month reading at the HVGB Town Hall Pt. 2

Poetry

Christmas River, National Poetry Month reading at the HVGB Town Hall

Today I spoke at the Happy Valley Goose Bay Town Hall for the proclamation of National Poetry Month. This is a new poem that I wrote for the occasion, straying outside of my comfort zone and being critical of where we, as a town, are heading because of the Muskrat Falls mega project. Poetry isn't always… Continue reading Christmas River, National Poetry Month reading at the HVGB Town Hall