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Ghost Sick

Ghost Sick Best Read || [Emily Pohl-Weary] - Ghost Sick, Ghost Sick When a Christmas Eve shooting devastated Pohl Weary s community she began to hunt through the numbness and grief for some understanding and hopefulness about the future In the tradition of Carolyn Fo

  • Title: Ghost Sick
  • Author: Emily Pohl-Weary
  • ISBN: 9781926639826
  • Page: 152
  • Format: Paperback

Ghost Sick Best Read || [Emily Pohl-Weary], Ghost Sick, Emily Pohl-Weary, Ghost Sick When a Christmas Eve shooting devastated Pohl Weary s community she began to hunt through the numbness and grief for some understanding and hopefulness about the future In the tradition of Carolyn Forch Ernesto Cardenal and Shu Ting Ghost Sick is a poetry of witness It chronicles the impact of violence on an inner city Toronto neighbourhood the power of empathy andWhen a Christmas Ghost Sick Best Read || [Emily Pohl-Weary] - Ghost Sick, Ghost Sick When a Christmas Eve shooting devastated Pohl Weary s community she began to hunt through the numbness and grief for some understanding and hopefulness about the future In the tradition of Carolyn Fo

  • Ghost Sick Best Read || [Emily Pohl-Weary]
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Ghost Sick

About "Emily Pohl-Weary"

  1. Emily Pohl-Weary

    Emily Pohl Weary is an award winning author, editor, and arts educator Her latest young adult novel, Not Your Ordinary Wolf Girl, has been called a welcome twist on the paranormal genre Quill Quire , fast and superbly told Boing Boing , and a compelling, well written story about growing up, artistic integrity and feminism National Post Her previous books include a Hugo Award winning biography, a female superhero anthology, and a series of girl pirate comics Emily s writing workshops focus on finding a unique voice and developing tools for processing difficult experiences She has a new collection of poetry, Ghost Sick, launching this fall and is the 2014 Toronto Public Library eWriter in Residence for Young Voices.

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  1. I had the unexpected pleasure of chatting with the lovely Ms Pohl Weary at a poets group, which prompted me to immediately purchase Ghost Sick and attempt to enrol in her class at Dalhousie University Do not let the small size of this book fool you the weight it carries is astonishing The poems revolve around a Christmas Eve shooting in Pohl Weary s Toronto neighbourhood, and by depicting her community from the time she was a child to the present one lives through this experience sharing the gri [...]





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