illiterature. issue three.a journal of minimalist poetryis now available to order. Check out our chapbooks
page to order. This issue features poetry by:
Nelson Ball, Gary Barwin, derek beaulieu, Judith Copithorne, jwcurry, Amanda Earl, Jesse Patrick Ferguson, David Fujino, Geof Huth, anatol knotek, Nicholas Papaxanthos, Aram Saroyan, Gerry Shikatani, Sandra Stephenson, George Swede & Mark Truscott. Check out a short review over at Cameron Anstee's blog
The Great-South-Eastern-Ontario Short Story & Poetry Tour was a huge success. I was lucky to be traveling with some great friends and writers: Chrisine Miscione & Nicholas Papaxanthos, as well as my girlfriend & photographer, Allison Chisholm. Below are links to recordings from two separate events:August 8th 2013 @ Novel Idea Bookstore (Kingston): Nicholas Papaxanthos, Michael e. Casteels, Christine Misione, Jason Heroux.
(With Thanks to Bruce Kauffman)Finding a Voice on CFRC pt 1. Finding a Voice on CFRC pt 2. August 10th 2013 @ Raw Sugar Cafe (Ottawa): Nicholas Papaxanthos, Christine Miscione, Cameron Anstee, Michael e. Casteels (With Thanks to Cameron Anstee) Apt. 9 Press
This August Puddles of Sky Press will be on the road with some very good friends. We'll be hosting 4 readings in 4 cities. Click on the links below to check find out details for each event. Hopefully we'll see you there! Hamilton: August 6th @ Epic Books (226 Locke St. South) 7pm. Casteels, Miscione, Paxanthos & BarwinCobourg: August 7th @ Impresario (37 King St. West) 7pm. Casteels, Miscione, Papaxanthos
& RossKingston: August 8th @ Novel Idea (156 Princess St.) 7pm. Casteels, Miscione, Papaxanthos & HerouxOttawa: August 10th @ Raw Sugar (692 Somerset St. West) 2pm. Casteels, Miscione, Papaxanthos & Anstee
jwcurry & Michael e. Casteels
Check out 'Chapbooks' to order!
Many thanks to Bruce Kauffman for inviting myself and Jason into the studio today for an on-the-air interview/reading. It was a great time and a recording of the show can be found at Finding A Voice on CFRC 101.9fm
. The show includes an discussion about Jason's new chapbook "In Defence of the Attacked Center Pawn"
, as well as a reading of the chapbook in its entirety.