Literary Arts

Mohamad Kebbewar’s Children of War

‘What I am is not important, whether I live or die— It is the same…

‘Get the good grit up in your teeth’: your intrepid #artcriticfromhell’s guide to #inthesoilfest2019

Your intrepid #artcriticfromhell offers his annual guide to the In the Soil Arts Festival in early June.

On Libraries

Since being elected to office, the Conservative Government of Ontario has spent most of its…

Your City: Your Arts Awards

The 2019 St. Catharines Arts Awards take place on May 3rd, and we offer a teaser about several of the nominees and how culture is capital, both human and otherwise, in the Garden City.

On Reading

Why do I would keep doing this to myself if I seem to hate it so much?

Owning Books

I probably own too many books.

Thoughts On An Unenviable Position

On February 7, George Elliott Clarke will be at Henry of Pelham for their “What’s the Big Idea” salon series *This event was cancelled*.

Writer’s Block

I had intended to write a short piece about how stand-up comedy and poetry writing…

How to really dig Into The Soil

This will be the third In The Soil I’ve experienced, and I’d offer the following…

Everything is Anatomic

We’ve heard it our whole lives. “You are what you eat.” “You’re a product of…