I Sang You Down from the Stars

2020-10-10T04:49:26+00:00October 10, 2020|Books, Releases|

A love letter from an Indigenous mother to her new baby Drawing from Indigenous creation stories and traditional teachings and illustrated in dazzling watercolours, I Sang You Down from the Stars is a tribute [...]

Surviving the City

2020-10-19T07:34:49+00:00August 10, 2020|Books|

Winner of the Indigenous Voices Award, alternate format and an In the Margins Top Fiction Novel for 2020 Tasha Spillett's graphic novel debut, Surviving the City, is a story about womanhood, friendship, colonialism, and [...]

Raising the Revolution

2020-10-10T05:22:43+00:00June 5, 2020|Poetry, Writing|

Parenting in a time of protest doesn’t mean you’re sitting on the sidelines. The revolution wakes you before the sun comes up. It asks you a million questions a day. The revolution wants kisses for [...]

He Cried Out for His Mama

2020-10-10T05:22:32+00:00June 3, 2020|Poetry, Writing|

He cried out for his mama. I can’t get this out of my head. When I saw it, another public execution of a Black person, I was holding my phone in one hand and my [...]

Descendants

2020-10-10T05:22:43+00:00May 31, 2020|Poetry, Writing|

To remember- We are not descendants of slaves. We are descendants of royalty, of scientists, of artists, of prophets, of medicine people, of philosophers, of architects. We are descendants of great and noble People, who [...]

Revolution

2020-10-10T05:22:43+00:00December 12, 2019|Poetry, Writing|

and here i stand in a body that comes from bodies wars have been waged upon fortified by generations of sung prayers preparing to bring forward new life this is my revolution [...]