Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Photos from Cipher Reading #4

Nicholas Berry (author of Epidemic Victus Cadaver)
Another shot of Nicholas Berry
Robert Dimmers and Eric Schmaltz (Fresh Coat editors)
Thomas Hoad (author of I Wasn't Listening)
Thomas Hoad
A shot of the crowd
Ed Edmonds and friends
Shari Edsall, Contemplative coffee drinker
Cipher emcee and curator: Eric Schmaltz
Award winning writer Cassie Leigh Clancy
Another shot of Cassie
Lindsay "buttons" Cahill
buttons II
buttons, profile
Piero Manchego-Badiola
Piero again
Piero again again
Eric Schmaltz

Thanks to Fine Grind for having us. Many thanks to Stephen Brule for taking the photos.

All photos belong to Stephen Brule

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Cipher Reading #4

The Brock University Creative Writers' Club Presents...

The Cipher Reading Series
Nicholas Berry (author of Epidemic Victus Cadaver: A Journal)
Thomas Hoad (author of I Wasn't Listening)
Eric Schmaltz
Cassie Leigh
Lindsay "Buttons" Cahill
Piero Manchego-Badiola
Ed Edmonds

Place: Fine Grind (37 James Street, St. Catharines)
Date: February 18, 2010
Time: 7 pm

For more information contact Eric Schmaltz at

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

Broken Pencil #2

My reviews of Bone Dream by Moira Mcdougall and The Players by Margaret Sweatman are featured in the current issue of Broken Pencil Magazine.


Check out the magazine HERE.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

The Next Slam...

Story Slam Niagara presents
the latest in our series of storytelling contests
@ Strega Cafe, 19 King Street, St. Catharines

Wednesday, Feb 17

and the 3rd Wednesday of every month
Sign up at 6:30pm. Stage opens at 7:00.
10 writers. 5 minute stories. 5 audience judges.
Winner walks away with $100.

for more details contact Jon Parsons (