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“Let there be light

and light appeared.” There are few people I laugh from my belly with more than Jessica Hiemstra. I’ve always said, “when my belly is here, I’m here.” For way too many of us, ‘here’ is neither easy nor welcoming. It is in fact desperate, a step away from joblessness, homelessness, lost/loss, indebtedness, illness/disease, discomfort, unwantedness, […]

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Approaching Skies

KFB Poetry Lab & DesignTO presents JESSICA HIEMSTRA THE SKY IS FALLING 17-26 JANUARY k | f | b MEZZANINE Artscape Youngplace 180 Shaw Street

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Radical

Touched (and received).  knife | fork | book

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Broadsides & other beauties

  Poetry broadsides from Anansi, Baseline, Bookthug, Coach House, Cuneiform, SunnyOutside, along with these beautiful pitchers, teapots, vases, and mugs are all for sale at the back of our shop.*  knife | fork | book *A few exceptions, our ‘Good Sign’ has become a bit of a symbol round here. Inquire.

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A P P A R A T U S

T H U R S D A Y   knife | fork | book Doors 6:30  Launch 7-ish    

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Special delivery

“Happiest of New Years and everything” Thank you Elisabeth (& Jonathan, too!)  Warmly received. knife | fork | book

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Beautiful line

Don’t be afraid of the dumb idea, but don’t be afraid to be smart. Just don’t be afraid, period. DAVID SALLE  HOW TO SEE  (Norton, 2016.)

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“presences”

“What is left out of these images is the idea of contact, and contact, of the most intimate sort, is what poetry can accomplish. Poems do not endure as objects but as presences. When you read anything worth remembering, you liberate a human voice; you release into the world again a companion spirit. I read […]

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Curator on site

Originally posted on gallery1007:
I’ll be at our current gallery show, The Power of Portraiture, at Rick’s Cafe (281 Augusta Avenue, Kensington Market) and it’s lovely poetry bookshop, knife | fork | book, from 2-3PM this Sunday, November 13th to meet and answer any questions you may have regarding the work on display/sale. Drop by…