Events coming up…

HI! It's been a while, and I need to update some of the pages and doings on here, but for now I have few things I should mention: I'm in this anthology! Come on out to the launch: "It's The PAC'N HEAT Launch Party! Come celebrate with us at See-Scape on Thursday Nov. 10th from 7... Continue Reading →

Art Exhibits, Feminism, Launches, and a tiny bit of Thurston Moore

  I am tired. After many months of writing, painting, preparing, drawing, and oh heavens, winter weather, I have a bit of time to relax. Last month I participated in the Feminist Art Conference, read my first conceptual piece at an event, released my new chapbook The Octopus Complex, and opened my first solo art... Continue Reading →

On Day 12 of GIJJH and The Octopus Complex Launch this Sunday!   Just a few thoughts before I head out on some errands: Every year since I was twenty six, I've made it a habit to re-read Ulysses. It mostly due to nostalgia, longing for a night in my last years of university when a group of us would get together and read it out... Continue Reading →

New sketch I did today and an update.

"That Ice Cream" ink and pencil * I've been invited to guest read/perform at an event being held in November by Sheniz Janmohamed at Stay tuned for more info on the launch as I get updates. * I'm doing my first solo art show at Playful Grounds in August 2013. My series is called "Charlie and Crush,"... Continue Reading →

From the Maybe launch.

Photo by Jennifer Valencia I started it off with an André Breton  poem and went from there. It was a very fun night. Thank you to all who came! Many thanks also to Playful Grounds Cafe for hosting the event. To those who have asked for artwork prints, shoot me an email at j.valenciapoetrydotcom and I'll... Continue Reading →

Maybe (the chapbook) has been released! Get your copy.

"Maybe" is free to download in printable PDF here: Maybe by Jacqueline Valencia (2MB) You can also purchase the paperback here: or through me at the launch or wherever you find me. The launch is on Feb. 10th at Playful Grounds Cafe:

“Maybe” the Chapbook Launch

Friday, February 10, 2012 at 7-10pm @Playful Grounds, 605 College Street , Toronto, ON (Facebook event page here: "Maybe" is a collection of poetry, short stories and illustrations on the concept of the word "maybe." Everyone is invited for an intimate night of readings, treats and drink. Fellow writers, poets and friends are also... Continue Reading →

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