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Recent Poetry Slam and Open Mic Readings

First hour featuring, from the March 27th Queen’s Poetry Slam event held at The Grad Club, you’ll hear readings or performances by Maddy, Kobe, Lexi, Bob, Carly, Prim, Lin, Bryce, Holly, Izzy, Jamie, and Bruce. Second hour featuring and continuing with the March 27th QPS event, you’ll hear readings or performances by Billie, Alyssa, Izzy, and Bryce. Following that, you’ll hear the final 4 readings that haven’t yet aired from the March 5th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic reading in that monthly series with readings by Octavian Zara, Eric Folsom, Tony West, and Bruce Kauffman.

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March Open Mic and April Book Launch

First hour featuring, from the March 25th Queen’s Poetry Slam open mic event held at The Tea Room on campus, you’ll hear readings or performances by Bryce, Lin, Tia, Jack, Erin, Bob, Kobe, Kat, and Billie. Second hour featuring, from an April 4th book launch and reading event at Novel Idea Bookstore, you’ll hear Rick Prashaw talking about and reading from the book he ‘co-wrote’ with his son about and around the latter’s life, ‘Soar, Adam, Soar’.

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Readings and a Discussion

First hour featuring, from the March 12th Creative Writing at Queen’s University reading in their series held in Watson Hall Room 517, you’ll hear Iain Reid first reading from his 2 latest books, I’m Thinking of Ending Things and Foe to begin the hour, and then the Q&A that followed. That Q&A runs several minutes into the 2nd hour. Carolyn Smart hosts that series. Second hour featuring, you’ll hear the final few minutes of Iain Reid’s Q&A, and then from the March 5th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic reading in that monthly series, you’ll hear readings by Judith Popiel, Erin Boyce, Sasha Hill, and Ken Chin.

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Open Mic Readings

First hour featuring, from the March 5th ‘and the journey continues’ monthly open mic reading series, you’ll hear readings or performances by Reinier deSmit, Michael Casteels, Clara Langley, Colleen Lyons, Jillian Glatt, Samuel Boileau, Bob Mackenzie, and Meg Freer. Second hour featuring, again from the March 5th open mic, you’ll hear readings by Sandra Walton, Alyssa Cooper, Matt Drabenstott, Lyle Merriam, Quentin Kerr, Kinman, Allison Chisholm, and Carlos Pimienta.

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Open Mics and a Poetry Slam

First hour featuring, from the March 6th UV (Ultraviolet Magazine) open mic at the Union Gallery, you’ll hear readings or performances by Sasha Hill, Ashley Newton, Haley Sarfeld, Bob MacKenzie, Sara Celine, Billie Kearns, Elyse Loewen, and Ted Brownlow. Second hour featuring, from the February 27th Queen’s Poetry Slam event held at the Grad Club, you’ll hear readings by Jake, Lexi, Billie Kearns, Spencer, Izzy, and Celine. Then, from the January 8th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic event, you’ll hear Jesse Shewfelt and Bruce Kauffman.

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Readings for International Women’s Day and an Open Mic

First hour featuring, from a March 7th bookstore reading featuring 4 Inanna authors celebrating ‘International Women’s Day’, you’ll hear readings by Ursula Pflug, Mary Lou Dickinson, and Lisa de Nikolits. Second hour featuring and continuing with that reading event you’ll hear a reading by Elizabeth Greene (the evening’s emcee) and the Q&A following the event. Then, from the January 8th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic event in that reading series, you’ll hear readings by Alyssa Cooper, Kinman, Eric Folsom, and Sasha Hill.

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Bookstore Reading Event and Open Mic

First hour featuring, from a February 6th bookstore reading event featuring Ottawa poets at Novel Idea Bookstore, you’ll hear readings by Jean Van Loon, Steve Heighton (reading on Jenny Haysom’s behalf), and Deanna Young. Second hour featuring, continuing this week with more from the January 8th ‘and the journey continues’ open mic event, you’ll hear readings by Devin G.A., Bob Mackenzie, Will Hildebrandt, Ken Chin, Jill Glatt, Anne Graham, Grace Dixon, Jason Heroux, Shannon Hope Gendron, and Quentin Kerr.

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Having Needs Doesn’t Mean You are Needy

We all have needs. But do we know how to respectfully communicate those needs to others? And, once having communicated those needs, do we find ourselves feeling guilty and then apologizing for saying anything at all? This is a crucial topic that extends from friendships to intimate relationships to our satisfaction at work. Join TimmyG now!

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