Cosmopolis…

“Many people view the idea of everyone being different to be a disadvantage or source of conflict; I, as do many Torontonians, feel that it is precisely this characteristic that unites us and… Continue reading

What Writers Want

Originally posted on suehealy:
On Tuesday, March 4th, I was asked to give a provocation at Writers’ Centre Norwich (monthly salon) re what writers want. I thought it might be of use to…

An Appeal to Winter

Winter bleary chilly cold Lessen please the grip you hold Let the hope that we are told Come true with the sun. Luscious green we long to see Peeking through the Maple Tree… Continue reading

Dear John Green…

“I spend a lot of time thinking about people and what motivates them and why they care about the stuff they care about and fear the stuff they fear…And I try to watch… Continue reading

Haiku-ing For Spring

You sit in a vase Buttery yellow, pink, green Please come for real soon. I look at photos Decorating Magazines I want to go there. peekiequeen poetry c. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014

Letting it Go

Well it’s off now into the world. Yesterday afternoon, I snail mailed my Short Story Contest entry. I actually raced around to different postal outlets to make sure it went out before the… Continue reading

My Love is…

My Love is Bright It sails and takes Flight My Love is Dim Wrapped up, it’s all Him My Love is Fun The laughter can Run My Love is True In reds and… Continue reading

Trim and trim and trimming the fat

Wow! Who would have thought entering a Short Story Contest would be so grueling! This has been a tough go for sure. I have somehow managed to wrench myself away from the MIGHTY… Continue reading

Ode to LEGO Creations

In the great big pile Sitting on the floor, Lies a certain something, No one knows what for. Buried under colour, Bright red, yellow, green, Waiting for its purpose, Called upon when seen.… Continue reading

Dear Philip Seymour Hoffman…

Dear Philip Seymour Hoffman: I just found out this afternoon that YOU are Dead. I didn’t know you but your death matters to me. I am devastated and…so angry and really truly upset!… Continue reading