Tag Archives: Rita Jasper

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Salty Spread A boyfriend who’s been “…ripped off blind.” A mystery man who wanders the streets in a gulag called Vancouver’s down town east side; is he a brother or a childhood friend of a girl? A girl who is … Continue reading

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Amazing (poem)


I wrote this sometime before Feb 10th 2010, but this is when I typed it up. I do know I was/am living in Vancouver on the Drive. AMAZING There are people who do amazing things And of those people some … Continue reading

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Birth (poem)


I wrote this while living in Whiterock BC, Canada, on 15A Ave  March 23rd, 1998. My favorite place to live was at Crescent Beach in Whiterock, close to the bird sanctuary. It was a quaint little sanctuary that reminded me … Continue reading

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Heart (poem)


I wrote and copy-wrote this March 23, 1982 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The word guilt can be replaced with any word that suites ones emotional state. 10 years later I wrote another poem called “Birth” and I’ll post it next … Continue reading

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Wounds and Wandering Parts


To all those difficulties that burn my spirit, I view them as challenges. I will blanket those wounds with gold infused bandages of silk drenched in the healing powers of mothers’ animals’ milk. Into a million pieces is scattered my … Continue reading

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Repatriation prayer 4 internet


This video presents Eugene Harry introducing a blanketing ceremony for the Murdered and Missing Women of Vancouver’s Down Town east side with a small sermon and a song in English and Native language. We prefer to call the murdered and … Continue reading

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A guide for starving artists, starving students & everyonne else…


Good music & good fun with the Miller Eastman band. Joni is one of my interview subjects for my documentary inspired by the short, Secrets in the Forest.

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