North End Love Songs

by Katherena Vermette

J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing | March 20, 2012 | Trade Paperback

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Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.3 in

Published: March 20, 2012

Publisher: J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1897289766

ISBN - 13: 9781897289761

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North End Love Songs

by Katherena Vermette

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 96 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.3 in

Published: March 20, 2012

Publisher: J. Gordon Shillingford Publishing

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 1897289766

ISBN - 13: 9781897289761

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<_p26_gt3b_a self-described="" _26_ldquo3b_tuff="" grrl="" with="" two="" _ffs26_rdquo3b_="" there="" is="" no="" doubt="" that="" after="" poet="" katherena="" _vermette26_rsquo3b_s="" first="" collection="" of="" poetry="" i="" _won26_rsquo3b_t="" ever="" _learn2c_="" she="" will="" also="" be="" known="" as="" one="" _26_ldquo3b_tuff26_rdquo3b_="" poet.="" chronicling="" several="" short="" lived="" affairs="" follow="" the="" break-up="" a="" long="" term="" _relationship2c_="" recounts="" quest="" for="" love="" in="" all="" wrong="" places.="" it="" vermette="" pulls="" out="" stops="" gritty="" stripped="" down="" lyrics="" about="" kind="" _doesn26_rsquo3b_t="" always="" talk="" _nice2c_="" sometimes="" drinks="" way="" too="" _much2c_="" smokes="" when="" _shouldn26_rsquo3b_t="" and="" winds="" up="" bed="" people="" barely="" knows="" or=""><_p26_gt3b_but i="" _won26_rsquo3b_t="" ever="" learn="" is="" more="" than="" just="" a="" poetic="" road="" trip="" to="" the="" wrong="" side="" of="" love.="" described="" by="" critics="" as="" having="" _26_ldquo3b_a="" complicated="" sense="" _beauty2c_26_rdquo3b_="" there="" undeniable="" eloquence="" at="" work="" in="" katherena="" _vermette26_rsquo3b_s="" poetry.="" these="" poems="" go="" way="" deeper="" usual="" explorations="" loss="" and="" self="" _discovery2c_="" grappling="" with="" destructive="" social="" cultural="" constructs="" that="" often="" keep="" women="" on="" hunt="" for="" solace="" stability="" outside="" themselves="" instead="" finding="" strength=""><_p26_gt3b_katherena vermette="" is="" well="" known="" in="" winnipeg="" for="" her="" spoken="" word="" and="" poetry="" performances.="" poems="" often="" feel="" like="" _songs2c_="" sometimes="" country="" _tone2c_="" _dark2c_="" _urban2c_="" alternative.="" i="" _won26_rsquo3b_t="" ever="" learn="" readers="" will="" find="" a="" fierce="" _honesty2c_="" resonant="" clarity="" that="" unique="" to="" this="" _fresh2c_="" new=""><_p26_gt3b_the><_br26_gt3b_i met="" this="" one=""><_br26_gt3b_on her="" _path2c_="" in="" the=""><_br26_gt3b_even2c_ seemed="" innocent=""><_br26_gt3b_a little="" _convo2c_="" a="" bat="" of="" an="" _eyelash2c_="" we=""><_br26_gt3b_to hook="" up="" _later2c_="" down="" the=""><_br26_gt3b_all was=""><_br26_gt3b_or so="" it=""><_br26_gt3b_but ever=""><_br26_gt3b_whether you=""><_br26_gt3b_the path="" of=""><_br26_gt3b_or path="" of=""><_br26_gt3b_either><_br26_gt3b_you get="">

About the Author

Katherena Vermette is a M&eacute;tis writer of poetry and fiction. Her work has appeared in several literary magazines and compilations, including the upcoming Manitoapow&mdash;Aboriginal Literary History of Manitoba (Highwater Press 2012). Vermette was the 2010-2011 Blogger in Residence for thewriterscollective.org and recently begun graduate work in the prestigious Master of Fine Arts Creative Writing program at the University of British Columbia. A member of the Aboriginal Writers Collective of Manitoba since 2004, Vermette lives, works and plays in Winnipeg, Manitoba.