I’m joining a group of exemplary women at the Cottage Bistro this Thursday, November 2nd. The creative non-fiction piece I’m working on, The Crazy in Our Blood is nearing completion and I’ll be reading a short excerpt. If you’re in Vancouver, come on by.
My background in arts journalism compels me to full disclosure: this post focuses on how my partner Osvaldo Ramirez Castillo has had a quiet influence on my creative growth. I’m fully immersed in this for obvious reasons and there is no assumption of impartiality. Just so we’re clear. The title is borrowed (with permission of course) from the name of his current show, which is on view until September 9th at Latitude 53 in Edmonton. The essay I wrote to accompany his show follows. Continue reading