Travel was fraught, but I am so happy to be back in Puerto Rico for my first visit since COVID cancelled me (and all else) in 2020. Tonight I join the weekly poetry salon at The Poet’s Passage, hosted by the wonderful Lady Lee Andrews — my unofficial Puerto Rico book launch.
For Editors Toronto: “Guidelines for Ethical Editing of Student Texts” Join Editors Toronto on Tuesday, November 23, at 7:00 pm EST via Zoom for “The Purpose and Rationale Behind the ‘Guidelines for Ethical Editing of Student Texts.’” Are you an academic editor or someone who works with student texts? Have you ever had questions about what is […]
Ask an Award Winner: An Interview with Mary Rykov September 28, 2021 Filed under: Becky Heaman and tagged with: award profiles, Becky Heaman, editor advice, freelance editing, freelance editors, interview, Mary Rykov The Editors Canada student relations committee recently completed a series of interviews with Editors Canada award winners. Each month, we’ll bring you the highlights of our interviews in the hopes that those featured may inspire […]
MY COVID kitty is a preloved, rehomed four-year-old named Raven, who is as beautiful as she is bossy. Definitely a trickster. Last I checked, the lease is still in my name, but otherwise she rules. *** Being housebound during the first COVID-19 lockdown in Spring 2020 made me realize the mouse infestation in my downtown […]
Read Claire Molyneux’s review: The New Zealand Journal of Music Therapy. https://maryrykov.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/NZJMT2020Review_ClaireMolyneux-RykovReview.pdf
The 2020 Summer sale continues on the Innanna Publications website for all their wonderful titles! Use this code — summer20 — when processing your book orders. Link to order some conditions apply here: https://www.inanna.ca/product/some-conditions-apply/
Sunday, 19 July 2020, 2:00–4:00 pm, PST, we launch Pulp Literature Issue 27 with readings and revelry. Our summer launch will be held in the virtual reading room of our Discord channel. We’ll have readings from authors Kate Felix, Mitchell Toews, Kim Harbridge, Crystal Bourque, R Daniel Lester, Hannah van Didden, Kim Martins, Mary Rykov, […]
I look forward to another virtually free reading from some conditions apply on Saturday, 18 July 2020, 4:00 pm EST. I hope you can join me then. Better still — stay for the entire festival of readings and workshops. Register at this Eventbrite link.
This virtual celebratory event features Heather Babcock, author of Filthy Sugar, Nina Munteanu, author of A Diary in the Age of Water, Ruth Panofsky, author of Radiant Shards: Hoda’s North End Poems, and Mary Rykov, author of some conditions apply. What’s not to celebrate? Please join us! Books will be discounted by 30% during this launch event, and an Author Q & A […]
While many may have learned how to bake bread during pandemic isolation, I finally forced myself to self-video a poem reading from some conditions apply, which released May 8 and formally launches with Toronto LIT UP and Inanna Publications on June 18. In the meantime, I’m grateful for the invitation to read “an upbeat poem […]