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Weekly Round-up: Open Book: Ontario

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Open Book: Ontario

Take a look at what you may have missed this week at Open Book: Ontario:

Jan Thornhill opens up about her writing spaces (complete with a jar of pickled beetles and winter squash storage).

Stewart Cole chats about poetry, from his own inspiration to poems he admires.

OBO kicks off its new regional spotlight series, Focus On: Niagara. Check back throughout November for highlighted events, key community players, local literati, and articles featuring the literary atmosphere in Niagara. There are even regional reading recommendations and a contest!

Glenda Ferguson Tippins talks about her new book, Wynn, her greatest writing influences, and her ideal writing environment.

Jeff Lemire answers this week's Proust Questionnaire, filling out his favourites, pet peeves, and personal motto.

C.S. Richardson reveals what it's like to go on tour, from what he looks forward to most, to how he treats himself while away.

Finally, rob mclennan profiles the Diana Brebner Award, which "is awarded each year for the best poem by written by a National Capital Region poet not yet been published in book form."

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