FJ Doucet was born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, and has since lived in Europe, the Middle East, and in far northern Canada. She is a Canadian, a global citizen, and a Muslimah. Her poetry has been published in a number of online and print sources, including Hamilton Arts and Letters, Ascent Aspirations publications, … Continue reading FJ Doucet
Yumna is a Trent University graduate who majored in English and History. She is a poet, freelance journalist and enjoys writing in all of its forms. Her writing focuses on a broad spectrum of subjects ranging from the diasporic experience to philosophy, politics and music. You can find her tucked away in a cafe somewhere … Continue reading Yumna
Britta B. is a spoken word poet and arts educator. Her works have been featured on TEDx, The Walrus Talks, CBC Radio’s Day 6, Ask Her: Talks (presented by The Stephen Lewis Foundation), Toronto Star’s The Kit: Compact Magazine and the Art Gallery of Ontario. In 2017, Britta was an artist-in-residence for the spoken word … Continue reading Britta B.
Elise Kubsch is an award-winning poet and educator whose writing explores women’s issues and female empowerment. She finds inspiration in her work with young people in the classroom and in her Girl Power Group and Writing Club. Fostering creativity has always been a priority for Elise. She has facilitated numerous poetry and memoir writing workshops … Continue reading Elise Kubsch