Poetry Advent Calendar Day 2

Today’s poem comes from Elizabeth Zetlin from her latest collection of poetry Prompted by Happiness(2020). Born out of the intention to write a poem a day for a year, this collection has a broad range of emotion and topics. Today’s poem “Fully Happy” carries on the theme of togetherness and family. Fully Happy(after “Come Together,”... Read more »

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Prompted by Happiness Book Launch

Tune in tomorrow evening on Zoom as Elizabeth Zetlin launches her latest book of poetry Prompted by Happiness! Tomorrow evening at 7pm we encourage you to follow the link to the Zoom meeting to enjoy a live reading! Watch the trailer below for more information and a special look at what to expect! https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82994506762?pwd=THFCb2t0ZmVEMDhydi9jL2VmUk1Rdz09

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Elizabeth Zetlin Interview

We missed poetry month so much that we decided to continue it on through the remainder of the quarantine. We hope everyone is staying safe and keeping well. This week we’re featuring Elizabeth Zetlin, Owen Sound’s first poet laureate from 2007-2008. She initiated the Poet Laureate map of Canada project, and has travelled across Canada giving... Read more »

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