POEM: Salt the colour of a God

Posted on Feb 7, 2017 in Poetry

Last year I took part in the  CV2 magazine’s 2- day poem contest, which if you don’t know is a contest in which they provide you with ten words and you must write a poem in 48 hours. Sadly my poem didn’t win but I thought I’d share it anyways because why not? Its a […]

Publication: POEMS! Lovely poems :)

Posted on Feb 5, 2017 in out in the world, Poetry, Publications

I had the pleasure of recently being published in a great online magazine, The This Magazine. They pair up an issue with an artist who creates a piece of work for every contributor to go along with their work. I am so happy with the artwork that was paired with my poems. If you have […]

Interview: I was on the radio!!

Posted on Sep 9, 2016 in Interview, out in the world, Poetry, reading

So the wonderful Erika Thorkelson interviewed me for Vancouver Co-op radio for her show The Storytelling show. We talked about my writing life, my relationship with my granny, why I write about Indigenous issues, my Etsy shop and music I love. It was super fun! It was my first time on the radio and I […]

LISTEN: ‘Nipiy’ a poem by Francine and Myrtle

Posted on Aug 31, 2016 in out in the world, Poetry, reading
LISTEN: ‘Nipiy’ a poem by Francine and Myrtle

Water is Love, Medicine, Spirit, Balance A poem written by Francine Cunningham with Cree translations by Myrtle Calahasian. I wrote this poem to celebrate water or nipiy. I asked my grandmother, Myrtle Calahasian, to help me with the translations and to read the voice of the wind. I love my grandmother’s voice and to hear […]

Publication: Poetry

Posted on Sep 1, 2015 in Life update, Poetry, Publications

Hey everyone, I have two new poems up at Echolocation Magazine. One of these poems was written a long time ago and buried (writers can be too critical of our stuff so much of the time) and the other was in response to a challenge issued by author Richard Wagamese during the 2014 Banff Centre […]

New Poetry

Posted on Jul 16, 2015 in Poetry, Publications
New Poetry

I have some new poetry up on Hamilton Arts and Letters, there is even one about that time I went on a juice fast. Enjoy! Poems, yah!