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Family Travel


Extreme Family Travel Adventures (Why Playing It Safe is Dangerous) Recently our family toured the Northland region of New Zealand. Over 10 days we had many extreme family travel adventures that included Rock The Boat Adventure Cruise, The Legendary Black Water Rafting Co. We saved a frigging bundle of cash by staying at some of the best hostels we’ve […]

3 Ways to Inspire


3 Ways To Inspire Creative Literacy (Slam Poetry, Songwriting & Storytelling) The Power of Words will interest schools who are looking for engaging and entertaining presentations that will inspire students of all ages. One Hour Assembly Presentation The Power of Words is an entertaining one hour assembly presentation featuring SLAM POETRY, SONGS, INSTRUMENTAL STORYTELLING and […]



  ONYAT’A:KA – Oneida Nation of the Thames Celebrates Student’s Creativity & Traditional Culture This week 100 students from Standing Stone School, at Oneida Nation of the Thames, wrote and recorded original songs. 25 participated in filmmaking and another 20 in slam poetry. It was a celebration of creativity and Oneida traditional culture. On Friday […]

Power of Words

The Best Way to Help Students Visualize the Power of Words This is a collection of the creative literacy projects produced during the week I spent with the staff and students at Bert Ambrose, an elementary school located in Fort St John, B.C. I worked with approximately 115 students in three separate songwriting classes, 30 slam […]

High School Slam Poets


Haida Gwaii Literacy Coucil Invests in High School Slam Poets The Literacy Council of Haida Gwaii brought me to the community for a week of creative literacy projects, hosting slam poetry and songwriting workshops and presentations. It’s been rewarding, though not without a tremendous amount of creative effort. I’m very thankful for the relationships in this […]

Change the World


Change Your Words You Can Change The World! I spent four days in École Central Elementary School working with all 360 students to produce this multi media creative literacy project called, Change The World/Change le Monde. Since posting this video online, it has been viewed 9.9K times and was featured on CJDC TV news.  Words like ‘madhouse’ […]