February 15th: Brandon Pitts & Alexandra Innes
Seattle area-based Canadian poet Brandon Pitts brandonpitts.com
is the author of the poetry collection, Tender in the Age of Fury (2015 Mosaic Press).
Pitts first came onto the Toronto lit scene in 2010 with the short story “The BC Crib,” published in the anthology Canadian Voices Volume II and the “Son In Law” in the anthology, TOK 7 – Reading the New Toronto. In 2011, he was inducted into the prestigious Diaspora Dialogues as an “Emerging Voice” for fiction.
He followed this with his novel Puzzle of Murders (Bookland Press, 2011) and then a poetry collection Pressure to Sing (IOWI, 2012) and the production of three plays.
Alexandra Innes has lived and written in the British Isles, Montreal and Toronto.
She is a practising Buddhist of more than 30 years, and a poet by compulsion.
Her poems tell candid, sensual, accessible and unvarnished stories about life, love, sex and spirituality… among other things.
SHOW STARTS at 7:30 with the open mic…