15 June 2011


[pictures at 11]

said i am too busy
of late to blog
and i want to post
need time to write
or work photographs
while doing going being

Nela's crew  on 27 mayo 2011. photo by Sophie Lavoie.
džo hublot whirled through
the so full congress
with two papers presented
five group poetry readings
three books launched
books sold and gifted
friends seen and met

Hugh Hazelton meeting and reading 1st time with Lynn Davies

then proofing a paper
for publication in romania
while making myself aware
of member issues in prep
for league of canadian poets
agm in toronto—doing it
and losing my wallet—keep
moving—26 hours back
in fredericton for laundry
id quest and repack

Joe in LCP reading @ Supermarket, Toronto
picaroons irish red
at airport before
flight to montreal
then montreal messed up
on eve of air can strike
departed two hours late
because plane left the gate
without two passengers
whose luggage was onboard
—a strickly forbidden—
so after taxiing to runway
had to return for them
a man and your daughter
and to top up the fuel

waiting at Dorval Airport
arrived in brussels
almost one and one half
hours late rebooked to
berlin–tegel to arrive
over two hours late
and aim for i don't know
which train to brno
and late night arrival
wi-fi in brussels airport
minimum of 5 euros
i'll save for elsewhere
have apple and bagel
dried fruit and seeds
to get me through:
b.light economy class
on the rebooked flight
included comp quiche lunch
with jupiler beer (my
first jupiler since 1983)

jupiler blonde
berlin-tegel to berlin hauptbanhof
was an easy 2,30 € direct bus

so i caught next train @ 14:40
via dresden and praha

got to brno at 22:22
after over 24 hours travel

night view from room

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