Chatting about RISE, poetry, and donkeys with Fleassy Malay

Tonight I was honoured to spend an hour chatting with Fleassy Malay live on Facebook about my experiences in RISE, which is her flagship speaker training program. We talk about how transformative the program has been for both my poetry practice and my personal life, we play an improvisation game which results in us developing … Continue reading Chatting about RISE, poetry, and donkeys with Fleassy Malay

Pandemic Poem #35 / I’m Welcome

I've been doing one-on-one sessions with Ellen Clarke and just last week started my fourth round of RISE - Online Speaker Training with Fleassy Malay. So I've been doing a lot of self-analysis and self-care. One big gem is this provocation: "How can what you are doing right now be a gift to your future … Continue reading Pandemic Poem #35 / I’m Welcome