Posts Categorized: CA

Daniel Toumine

Daniel Toumine (born May 13, 1989) is a Canadian multidisciplinary artist, designer, and writer. His creative productions focus on contemporary life, technology, and the internet.

There Was Warning

A poem written by embroidering upon my bed-sheet, and then ripping the sheet into pages. The book embodies the 89 days of consecutive night-terrors I was subject to during the final 89 days of an abusive relationship. The dreams ended upon leaving the relationship, but the scars and effects of the abuse are felt daily.

The Hack Scribbler

I wrote this collection of poetry on my smartphone. It fed my judgmental, five second attention span for almost a year. Now as I look back, the body of work is very much a product of its environment. The poems were inspired by run of the mill, everyday situations in which I sampled my over… Read more »

Blare Coughlin

blare coughlin is six feet tall and lives in montreal. they go to school, eat, sleep, and write poetry sometimes. they have written a lot of ebooks and have been given the honour of being named beach sloth’s pick for the most promising new writer in alt lit. blare coughlin is not sure what alt… Read more »

Craig Dodman

Craig Dodman (b. 05/05/89) is a writer, an editor, and curator of the Grey Borders Reading series, living out of Niagara Falls. A graduate of Brock University, he has had creative work released in Steel Bananas, and dead (g)end(er). His leaflet Trinitite was published through Irregular Artifact Press, and his manuscript Proteus Looks into the… Read more »

Victoria Braun

Victoria Braun is a Calgary-based emerging artist and writer. Braun’s work is concerned with gender performance and how gender identity is constructed and portrayed, especially online. Social media is used to both construct gender and affect how gender is viewed. Braun’s work uses social media as a catalogue of our time that is indicative of… Read more »


The book contains three line poems have been generated from Twitter using tweets that have #girlproblems in them. I used Processing 2.0 to randomly select three tweets from the most recent 100 tweets and display them in the processing window every twelve seconds. I catalogued each display and chose the most interesting selections for this… Read more »

Graeme Dearden

Graeme Dearden is a Calgarian fine artist and writer working primarily in printmaking, cold glass sculpting, drawing, and visual poetry. Generally his work is concerned with the creative process itself and how people, including himself, go about making artwork. His work often becomes the result of observing conversations that occur between people and their processes… Read more »

Shop Talk

Graeme Dearden’s book, Shop Talk, is collected scraps of information all in response to the colloquial pictographic writing used as a shorthand amongst glassblowers. : : Also included for download is the Shop Talk font. The author asks that if you would like to put anything you’ve made with it out publicly that I be… Read more »

Stephanie Pauline Orr

My name is Stephanie Pauline Orr and I attend art school at the Alberta College of Art and Design. My passions include poetry, dancing, painting and community building. My art practice comes at the intersection of all of these forms.