Published Online

John’s current manuscript, Pilgrim in a Bird World , juxtaposes two large suites of travel poems; one suite set in Ethiopia, the other in Australia. A number of poems from the Ethiopia group were pub... Read More..


Recent Poems

Here are a few poems (in PDF) from the Australia suite of Pilgrim in a Bird World . Read More..


Distinguished Lecture

In 2008, as part of his duties as Carol Shields Writer-in-Residence, John was invited to present a lecture in the University of Winnipeg Distinguished Lecture series. A horse, a Bible, a woman; or, r... Read More..