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Episode 65: James Lindsay

James Lindsay is the author of Double Self-Portrait, Our Inland Sea and the chapbook Ekphrasis! Ekphrasis!. He is the co-founder of Pleasence Records and works in book publishing. “an interview is a kind of intimacy that must fail in order to be near to real.” from Dog Park James reads the title poem, “Double Self-Portrait”…

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Episode 64: Interview with Sachiko Murakami

Recorded on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 via Zoom Sachiko Murakami is the author of four collections of poetry. Her first collection, The Invisibility Exhibit (Talonbooks 2008), was a finalist for the Governor-General’s Literary award and the Gerald Lampert Memorial Award. She has also created many collaborative digital poetry projects, most notably Project Rebuild, a companion…

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The Small Machine Talks Episode 57 Trees, Rain, Bicycles, Gardens, Wandering, Spring!

I open the episode with a reading of an excerpt from Samuel Beckett, Watt (Olympia Press, 1953). Good morning and welcome to the Small Machine Talks Episdoe 57. I’m alone again, recording the episode solo due to Covid-19’s physical distancing requirement. At this time, I find myself seeking out some of my favourite poems about…

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Episode 27 – Interview with Kirby

Before their featured appearance at the Tree Read…

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Episode 24

We discuss upcoming literary events, current read…

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Episode 14 – VERSeFest Special

The Small Machine Talks, Episode 14, the VERSeFes…

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Episode 12

Upcoming events, current reads, events wish list,…

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