Check back for details on a show pending for April 11 at 8pm.

2018 Highlights:

November 1: Wordstock Writer’s Festival, Sudbury, ON

June 13: Alliance for Healthier Communities, Transformative Change Gala, Toronto, ON

May 17: Superior Heights, Sault Saint Marie, ON

April 8: National Poetry Month Show, Shecosytem, Toronto, ON

2017 Highlights:

November 2: Wordstock Writer’s Festival, Sudbury, ON

June 17: Church Street Village Festival with CIUT 89.5FM, Toronto, ON

June 2: Poetry Festival, Peterborough, ON

May 26: Superior Heights, Sault Saint Marie, ON

May 13: Thompson Public Library, Thompson, MB

May 8: Vancouver Poetry Slam, Vancouver, BC

May 7: Tonight It’s Poetry, Saskatoon, SK

March 6: Northern Initiative for Social Action Showcase, Sudbury, ON

January 20: Poetry and Punk Rock Show, Toronto, ON


2016 Highlights:

November 5: Words Aloud with Evelyn Lau & Hugh MacDonald, Durham, ON

September 7, Algoma University, Sault St. Marie, ON

March 27, Cottage Bistro with Barbara Erochina, Vancouver, BC

March 24, Tongues of Fire, Victoria, BC

March 19, Norman Christofoli Salon, Toronto, ON


2015 Highlights:

November 29, TPS 10 Year Anniversary Show, the Drake Hotel

November 25, Women of the World Qualifier, the Supermarket

November 1, Danish Lutheran Church, All Saints Day

September 27, Word on the Street, 5:15pm at the Vibrant Voices Stage

Sept 20, Hamilton Youth Poetry Slam! 7pm

July 26th at Hillside!

July 13th at PrideHouseTO at the 519.

June 28th, Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington, poetry on the street at 1pm.

May 20, Regina’s Word Up Poetry Slam Finals.

My new chapbook will be launched on May 17th 2015!  Graven Feather, 906 Queen St. W. is our venue, 2:30-5pm.

May 9th, What is Now, with Penn Kemp, Brent Peers and musicians, Bill Gilliam, Glen Hall and Ambrose Pottie at Gallery 345.

April 26th, Eating Poetry, with Cathy Petch, Patrick deBelen and Barbara Erochina at the Wind Up Bird Cafe.

April 17th, (W)rites of Spring, with Kim Fahner, Tom Leduc, Roger Nash, Susan McMaster at Marymount Academy.

April 10th, Impolite Company, with Lishai Peel, Andrea Thompson, and Vanessa McGowan, hosted by Alyssa Ginsburg.

March 7th, Feature set at the Kitchener-Waterloo Poetry Slam, at the Boathouse.

2014 Highlights:

December 9th at the Supermarket (268 Augusta Ave.) for Toronto’s Women of the World Poetry Slam qualifier, 7:30pm, $10.

November 15th at the Literary Slam, a part of the Toronto International Book Fair, 6pm Discovery Stage

Oct 19th with Women Writing Letters, on the theme “The Road I Didn’t Travel” at OISE 2:30-4pm, $10.

October 9th at the Queer Slam! Glad Day Bookstore, Toronto.

Oct 4th at The Reading Line, a fundraiser for Cycle Toronto, in the Frankel Lambert Community Garden, 12pm.

Aug 31: At Pedestrian Sunday, August 31st, near the Kensington Lodge on Kensington Avenue, Toronto, 1pm.

July 16th: I featured at words(on)stages. Check it out!

June 26th: CAS Toronto Pride BBQ, 3pm.

June 21st with the LGBTQ Poets Kick-Off Pride showcase, 1pm at the Church and Maitland Stage.

May 25th’s Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington with Cathy Petch!

2013 Highlights:

I featured at Wordspell on November 6th at the Free Times Cafe. Thanks Wordspell for having me!

Word on the Street Kitchener’s Off the Page Stage, Sept. 21, 2013.

National Poetry Month shows: April 17th, A show with the Community Facilitator’s Initiative

April 27th, A show called Lucky at Kingston Frontenac Public Library!/events/273815046086274

Thanks to the League of Canadian Poets, the Canadian Council for the Arts, the Department of Heritage for the funding for the NPM shows!

2012 Highlights:

Oct. 20th: Featured at the Guelph Poetry Slam, with the Toronto Poetry Slam team.

Oct. 18th: Featured performer at We Are Who We Are, an LGBTQ community event George Brown’s Casa Loma Campus.

Oct. 3 Lambadina, 8pm, Youth Challenge International fundraiser

Aug. 21 at the Supermarket. The TPS team will host a love, sex and heartbreak slam and perform some of our work. 8pm. $10. Please come and show your support!

July 10th: The Toronto Slam Team and I opened for Shane Koyzcan’s show:

July 13th and 14th: The Toronto Slam Team and I faced off against 9 other slam teams from across Ontario. We tied for second!!

June 29th and July 1st: I was one of Toronto’s slam poets competing in this long-weekend show.

June 28th: The poetry team featured at the Feathertale launch at the Annex Live:

 A performance profile from 2006-2011 can be provided upon request. 

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