AngelHousePress Introduces DevilHouse
this new imprint will be a repository of things transgressive. check out the call for submission & interviews by some key literary transgressors

Experiment-O Issue 6 now on line
I'm happy to announce that Experiment-O Issue 6 is now on line. It features the book art, poetry, visual poetry and visual art of Carlyle Baker, Stephen Collis, Amy Dennis, Molly Gaudry, Marilyn R. Rosenberg, Stuart Ross, Marino Rossetti, Spencer Selby, Andrew Topel, Brad Vogler and Ewan Whyte.


Four Hundred Rabbits review
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Ottawa poet JM Francheteau writes about Steven Artelle's poetry, including "Four Hundred Rabbits"

Review of Four Hundred Rabbits
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Ottawa poet Michael Dennis has lovely things to say about "Four Hundred Rabbits"

Four Hundred RabbitsFour Hundred Rabbits
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Steven Artelle's long poem "Four Hundred Rabbits" is simultaneously imaginative & philosophical. There are red rabbits, shy rabbits, rabbits into soft core porn, rabbits with foot fetishes, filthy creatures who become deities of dust, robot rabbits, masked rabbits. Above all "Four Hundred Rabbits" has a poignant lyricism with descriptions which bring to mind Albrecht Dűrer's Apocalypse & William Blake's illuminated books. This work is full of energy, heat, humour & creativity. If John Updike, Dante Alighieri & Lewis Carroll were to have a love child, his name would be Steven Artelle.

"one rabbit cried/our divinity was nothing without the cities/the cities with their night fires and their cavernous days/and praise and praise and praise was the pulse of our dancing"