To be or not to be…a poet laureate

Colbalt, Ontario has one. So do Owen Sound, Halifax and Moose Jaw.

But a certain poetic position has gone inconspicuously unfilled for over two decades in Ottawa.

With City Hall proposing funding for a renewed Poet Laureate position, we looked into the idea that slowly crept back into the Capital’s consciousness.

(a piece by Julia Sisler, Kathleen Clark and me)

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