Wordsmith

Raised in MacLaren’s Landing and Sandy Hill, Ottawa.Taught poetry at Ottawa U., Algonquin & Carleton. Making poems since childhood from Irish father’s stories & my own Valley life.
Published in Canadian Poetry, Poets of the Capital, Bywords, academic journals across N.A.. Read poetry at original Le Hibou and Montreal, Toronto Univs. & Pubs. Wrote "10 Poems for our Navvies", "Rideau Canal Celtic Cross Poetry," Original member of Rideau Canal Celtic Cross Committee (from beginning to present). See www.oiw.ca for further stuff.