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MWAH

Writing is sometimes useful that way, with news of the world out there. But out there is only meaningful in its correspondence to in here. Like his poetry, the simple pleasure of sitting with this man, this river, this mountain. FRED WAH at Hoa Nguyen’s Poetry Workshop  16 October 2016 Photos: KIRBY HOA NGUYEN’S VIOLET […]

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Magic happens here

  From press to store. A splendid visit with Taylor, Jess, and Norman at Coach House Books. Photos: KIRBY

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New love

Late Afternoon. Reading Patrick Phillips. Elegy for a Broken Machine (Knopf, 2015.) Photos: KIRBY

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…and nights

Reading Barthes, via Ondaatje, via Maggie Nelson. OPEN FRIDAYS & SATURDAYS UNTIL 9PM knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market   HOA NGUYEN’S VIOLET ENERGY INGOTS LAUNCHES OCTOBER 27TH @kfb

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Days like these

  Plenty.  knife | fork | book Photos: KIRBY

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Opening

OPENING RECEPTION THIS EVENING 6:30-9PM with curator THOMAS MAUNDER of GALLERY 1007 in attendance. knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market Doors open at 6:30PM    

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Changed

“I let a man touch me until I bled/ Until my blood met his hunger/ And so was changed.” JERICHO BROWN The New Testament (Copper Canyon Press)

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Sharesies

Late afternoon poetry break with e.e. cummings

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Pretty Sunday

But a portion of the beauty of this day.   knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market Photos: KIRBY  

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“A gem.”

.@itsakirby‘s new spot @knifeforkbook in Kensington Market is a gem 👌🏾 pic.twitter.com/viUd49LXwX — Neil Wadhwa (@neilwadhwa) October 7, 2016 Toronto terrific new poetry bookshop! Perfectly curated titles, cozy welcoming space. LUV. IT. @RicksKensington @knifeforkbook https://t.co/g4yGqO9wwE — Hoa Nguyen (@peacehearty) October 7, 2016 Thank you @knifeforkbook for a brilliant night of music & conversation & BOOKS […]