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Scotia Loves Books Part 2

Recently I shared that I would be taking part in the Scotiabank 140 character challenge - #ScotiaLovesBooks.  To qualify for the contest, you had to submit stories told in 140 characters or less. So, I did it; mainly for the fact that I hadn't written in so long, and the thought of telling a 140… Continue reading Scotia Loves Books Part 2

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Event: Individuality in Identity

Really excited to share this news with you all! I will be presenting my poems and speaking at a literary event on Friday February 24, 2017  at the Creeds Coffee Bar. The event, "Finding Individuality in Identity: Explorations of Literature," organized by Sri Lankans Without Borders seeks to explore the how we create, understand and speak… Continue reading Event: Individuality in Identity

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NEWS: The Big Art Book

Very excited to announce that I will be reading my poem "Sisters" at the launch event!   It is one of the juried pieces chosen for inclusion in the book! This year I am really trying to develop my ability to share and present my poems and I am so grateful for the opportunity to reading… Continue reading NEWS: The Big Art Book

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News: Open Mic & Shab-e She’r

The first time, I spoke too fast. The second, I didn't make eye contact. The third time, well... I should be a regular by then right?!? - So it should be easier. After the encouragement of two people I respect, Amy and Manik, I attended by very first Shab-e She'r Poetry Night in September.  … Continue reading News: Open Mic & Shab-e She’r

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News – My Trending Stories

Excited to share some great news. I will be one of the contributors for my trending stories, a new media web page. I just posted my first article on the site, one of my favourite poems from the challenge. You can follow me here I will be sharing some of my poems, and articles on this… Continue reading News – My Trending Stories

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Metro Morning 

Excited to share some great news.  I will be speaking about my poem a day challenge on Metro Morning this Tuesday Aug 2 at 7:25 am (barring any breaking stories). You can listen on CBC radio or online.  Special thanks to Manjula Selvarajah for pitching the story and her ongoing support 🙂 ❤️❤️❤️❤️ to all… Continue reading Metro Morning