totally hitting this: from the acclaimed poet-producer of When Brothers Speak, When Sisters Speak, & the Toronto International Poetry Slam
TORONTO, TUESDAY, POETS (of all stripes)
“Tuesday, May 21st
Lula Lounge, 1585 Dundas Street West
Doors 7pm for dinner, Show 8:30pm
$20 in advance
Members Only promises to be the sexiest night of erotica the city has to offer. Don’t miss me, my surprise guests, and of course the prizes that I have to give away!” - poet, producer, social entrepreneur Dwayne Morgan, May 2013 inductee Scarborough Walk of Fame
Billy Collins, Marginalia
Day 11, National Poetry Month posts I am so behind on it’s not funny. Aiming for the full balance by midnight. Possibly squeezed into a list. Yes.
“[D]on’t ever apologize to an author for buying something in paperback, or taking it out from a library (that’s what they’re there for. Use your library). Don’t apologize to this author for buying books second hand, or getting them from bookcrossing or borrowing a friend’s copy. What’s important to me is that people read the books and enjoy them, and that, at some point in there, the book was bought by someone. And that people who like things, tell other people. The most important thing is that people read… ”
― Neil Gaiman
This is why I want to publish a story, This man has inspired me so much and I am forever grateful to him for books like the Sandman series which showed how philosophy and fantasy can be blended. Thank you.