December 2, 2022, 5-6pm – second hour of a two hour show featuring, from again the same open mic reading in that monthly series, and from either audio recordings or live readings in the round from The Elm Café, you’ll hear readings by Lee-Ann Taras, Michelle McTague, Chantel Lavoie, Rob Watson, Alison Wong, Monique Lee, Eric Folsom, Michael Casteels, Courtney Townson, Jan Allen, Meg Freer, Bob MacKenzie, Jennifer Verardi, and Bruce Kauffman.

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December 2, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from the Nov 8th “and the journey continues” open mic reading in that monthly series at The Elm Café, you’ll hear live readings in the round (or audio recordings sent later) by Felipe Nuncio-Painchaud, Samson Collins, Grace Schmelzle, Courtney Townson, Emma Kirkland, Simon Anderson, Jack Brooks, Breanna Habinski, Sarah Haussmann, Amanda Murgel, Lee-Ann Taras, Michelle McTague, Chantel Lavoie, Rob Watson, Alison Wong, Monique Lee, Eric Folsom, Michael Casteels, and Bruce Kauffman.

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November 25, 2022, 5-6pm – second hour of a two hour show featuring, from a Nov 3rd Kingston book launch and reading event again at Novel Idea, you’ll hear readings by Sadiqa de Mejier and Ashley-Elizabeth Best, each reading newer work. You’ll then hear a reading by Manahil Bandukwala from her debut collection, “MONUMENT”, accompanied by Liam Burke on guitar. And then you’ll hear Conyer Clayton read from her second collection, “But the sun, and the ships, and the fish, and the waves”. The event was emceed by Michael Casteels.

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November 25, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from an Oct 25th Kingston book launch and reading event held at Novel Idea Bookstore, you’ll hear a reading by Maurice Breslow from his new book, “Full Circle: Sherlock Holmes’ Greatest Challenge”. A short Q&A followed. 

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November 18, 2022, 5-6pm – second hour of a two hour show featuring, from the same Oct 20th Kingston book launch event, you’ll hear the final reading that evening by Susan J. Atkinson (“The Marta Poems”). Following that, from another Kingston book launch event at Novel Idea Bookstore held Oct 19th, you’ll a reading by Michael Crummey (“Passengers”).  

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November 18, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from an Oct 20th Kingston book launch and reading event held at Novel Idea Bookstore, you’ll hear readings by Kate Kristiansen, Claudia Coutu Radmore (“Pink Hibiscus”), and Meg Freer (“A Man of Integrity”). [Note: There were about 3 minutes cut near the beginning of the show. I was attempting to uncover an issue in the studio. The full content of the event remains intact.]

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November 11, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from Kingston’s tie to this year’s “100 Thousand Poets for Change” annual, global event, you’ll hear readings by Meg Freer, Tom Pynn, Chantel Lavoie, and Bruce Kauffman with then a final musical performance by Irwin Streight. 

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November 11, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from Kingston’s tie to this year’s “100 Thousand Poets for Change” annual, global event held October 15th at The Spire, you’ll hear readings by Dawn Spectre, Judith Popiel, Gwen Whitford, Bob MacKenzie, Anne Graham, Jerry Prager, Morvern McNie, Alison Wong, and Suzanne Pasternak.

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November 4, 2022, 5-6pm – second hour of a two hour show featuring, from again the same mic reading in that monthly series, and from either live or audio recorded readings in the round from The Elm Café, you’ll hear readings by Rob Watson, Billie Kearns, Meg Freer, Gwen Whitford, Anne Archer, Jan Allen, Jennifer Verardi, Jerry Prager, Michael Casteels, Bob MacKenzie, Alison Wong, Cory Tokay, and Bruce Kauffman.

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November 4, 2022, 4-5pm – first hour of a two hour show featuring, from the October 11th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic reading in that monthly series, and from The Elm Café, you’ll hear readings in the round by Jilll Glatt, Rob Watson, Billie Kearns, Suzanne Pasternak, Brent Raycroft, Jerry Prager, Anne Graham, Michael Casteels, Bob MacKenzie, Alison Wong, Eric Folsom, Cory Tokay, and Bruce Kauffman.

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