In/Words celebrates chapbook launch

In/words Magazine, Carleton’s student run literary and poetry magazine held an event to launch the chapbook, The Rose Bush and the Myrtle , by Colin Mylrea. The event was held at Clocktower Brew Pub on Bank Street on Jan. 31. It was their first event of the year.   Live music was played by Clarissa Fortin, Mia Morgan was the first act, and Mylrea read from his chapbook, which he said he has worked on for “a little over a year.” He also said that he is inspired by little everyday moments. The event was filled with joy and laughter as artist after artist performed. Clarissa Fortin got the audience to sing along with her on the chorus of her […]

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Ottawa Arts Review launches new collection

Coffee, cookies, cupcakes, and comfy chairs made for a cozy atmosphere at Black Squirrel Books as the Ottawa Arts Review (OAR) launched “Throwback,” Oct. 30. OAR is a small press literary and visual arts journal published by undergraduate students at the University of Ottawa (U of O). The night began with a poetry reading by Luminita Suse, a software developer and a contributor to this issue. Suse read several of her poems, many which were styled as spoken lyrics. She ended off her reading with “Alone In The Art Museum,” a poem featured in “Throwback.” “I think I was in elementary school when I first started writing. I was really interested in words and how they sound,” Suse said. “I’m so […]

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