Category Archives: Pearl Pirie

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Annual Garden Party raises more than $35,000 for the Ottawa Humane Society

Pearl Pirie (blog/Twitter) is an Ottawa Arts enthusiast. She has two poetry collections: Been Shed Bore (Chaudiere, 2010), Thirsts (Snare, 2011). She coordinates the Tree Seed Workshop Series which runs at Arts Court 6:45-7:45pm every second and fourth Tuesday of the month. This past Sunday (Aug. 26th) about 250 people made it out in perfect […]

Building community here and abroad: Pearl attends the last SLOWest monthly coffeehouse

Pearl Pirie is an Ottawa arts enthusiast. Her last poetry collection was Thirsts from Snare Books (2011). She coordinates the Tree Seed Workshop Series, the second and fourth night of each month at the Arts Court, 6:45-7:45. It is a free drop-in space provided with the Tree Reading Series for people to explore poetry. This […]

‘A confluence of what’s happening in Ottawa poetry': VERSeFest draws to a close

Pearl Pirie (blog/Twitter) is a local arts enthusiast who blogs about the city’s literary events in both word and image. Her most recent poetry collection came out last year. Thirsts (Snare, 2011) launches at Tree on Jan. 24. She will be one of the readers at VERSeFest in March. Evan Thornton at Sneezers said: “Gain a sense of scale: […]

Sustainable living: Pearl explains why SLOWest is best

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who blogs about the city’s literary events in both word and image. Her most recent poetry collection came out last year. Thirsts (Snare, 2011) launches at Tree on Jan. 24. She will be one of the readers at versefest.ca in March. Alise Marlane was the feature this month at 1277 Wellington St. She sang […]

Mapping ourselves: You Are Here and counter mapping ‘adds the messy details’

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who arrived in Ottawa about 20 years ago for university. She blogs about the city’s literary events — in both word and image.  Her second full-length poetry collection is coming out this fall. It is a great city for walking, especially as fall colours show off to each other. Want another reason to hit […]

Sweet wonder: Pearl gets a taste of Lowertown’s Maison Chaloin

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who arrived in Ottawa about 20 years ago for university. She blogs about the city’s literary events — in both word and image.  Her second full-length poetry collection is coming out this fall. It’s been a good summer for Ottawa foodies – two exceptional businesses opened – Luna Gelato Cafe in Old Ottawa South […]

Go for Baroque: Pearl Pirie recounts Music at Noon concert series

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who arrived in Ottawa about 20 years ago for university. She blogs about the city’s literary events — in both word and image.  Her second full-length poetry collection is coming out this fall. There’s something unavoidable about music coming at us from stores and radios and ads but music up close and performed live […]

Sound and furiously good times: Pearl Pirie reviews the AB Series

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who arrived in Ottawa about 20 years ago for university. She blogs about the city’s literary events — in both word and image.  Her second full-length poetry collection is coming out this fall. Tokyo Taiga was the guest of the AB Series at the National Arts Centre’s Fourth Stage, May 19, 2011. […]

Giving green artistic life: Pearl partakes in Eco-Jest-Us

Pearl Pirie is a local arts enthusiast who arrived in Ottawa about 20 years ago for university. She blogs about the city’s literary events — in both word and image.  Her second full-length poetry collection is coming out this fall. Eco-Jest-Us, a multi-art variety show put on by BearAmI Theatre to anticipate Earth Day (April […]

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