Poems and Prose

Selected poems

‘Like’: An Assay
Berfrois: The Book Russell Bennetts, ed. (Manchester, U.K.: Dostoyevsky Wannabe, 2019)

News Today
June 2019 The Walrus

Lapse v. Detail

April 2019 The Literary Review of Canada (print)

Migrants' Cento

Autumn 2018 The Poetry Review (print)

March 2018 The Walrus

Subject and Object

December 2017 Poetry

Hearing the News from America in Stalled VIA train 635

near Trenton Junction
October 12, 2017 NewPoetry.ca

For Your Thoughts

December 14, 2016 Berfrois


October 3, 2016 The New Yorker (print and online)

Three poems
Summer 2016 Canadian Notes and Queries (print and online)

Three poems

June 23, 2016 The Manchester Review

Three poems
May 7, 2016 The Literateur


January 6, 2016 Prelude

Private Parts
June 11, 2015 Partisan

Seven poems
New Poetries VI: An Anthology Michael Schmidt and Helen Tookey, eds. (Manchester, U.K.: Carcanet Press, 2015)

Two poems
May 2014 PN Review 217 (print and online to subscribers)

Three poems
March 9, 2014 Best American Poetry blog: Contemporary Canadian Poetry selected by Eduardo C. Corral

Notes on a Middle Aged Poet
September 4, 2013 Hazlitt

Three poems
2013 Representative Poetry Online

Don Draper
Best Canadian Poetry in English 2012 Carmine Starnino, ed. (Toronto: Tightrope Books, 2012)

October 2012 The Walrus

To an Ideal
October 2012 The Walrus

Return to Metcalfe Street
June 2012 The Walrus

Oneiric, a chapbook (out of print)
April 2009 Frog Hollow Press

Selected prose

Essay: Postscript, Stranger: Dishes Best Served Cold
November 9, 2017 Berfrois

The City and the Writer: In Montreal with Nyla Matuk
December 12, 2016 Words Without Borders Daily

Book Review: Solmaz Sharif's Look
November 23, 2016 The Puritan

In Bed with Nyla Matuk 

October 18, 2016 Queen Mob's Teahouse

Book Review: Ben Lerner's The Hatred of Poetry

August 5, 2016 The Literateur

An interview with Kate Bolick, author of Spinster

April 19, 2016 Partisan

Book Review: Shane Book’s Congotronic
January 21, 2016 Arc Poetry

Book Review: Robyn Sarah’s My Shoes are Killing Me
October 13, 2015 The Winnipeg Review

Essay: Victim Alarm
July 1, 2015 Partisan

Book Review: Kate Bolick’s Spinster
April 20, 2015 The National Post

Several essays at Ryeberg Curated Video, 2009-2012

Reviews, essays, news reports on staff at Canadian Architect, 1997-2004