Friday, January 20, 2012

Performance poet Charlene Jones will appear February 5, at Portobello Restaurant & Bar in Toronto

"Bliss Pig" poetry by
Charlene Jones & Linda Stitt

Charlene Jones has been a performance poet for eight years. She'll join forces with her performance partner, Linda Stitt...

Sunday, February 5th, 2012,
Between 1:30 and 4:30
at Portobello Restaurant and Bar
995 Bay Street, Toronto (map here)
(where Linda hosts a monthly reading and music series)

Everyone welcome!

"For My Cat," Charlene Jones 

I will miss the one body
soft light
in the cold upper air

I will
miss the snout, paw, maw
warmth of you/us/all

how one hand reaches
might be mine one heart beats
or sweat trickle down an arm
I long ago once thought I owned

this gift-ing, this give-ing
one morning I will remember, smile
and into the top side
rain a single sliver of gold.

See Brian Henry's schedule here, including writing workshops and creative writing courses in Kingston, Peterborough, Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, Georgetown, Oakville, Burlington, St. Catharines, Hamilton, Dundas, Kitchener, Guelph, London, Woodstock, Orangeville, Newmarket, Barrie, Gravenhurst, Sudbury, Muskoka, Peel, Halton, the GTA, Ontario and beyond.

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