Chuck MacInnis

 

 

This site contains a selection of my poetry as well as

stories about events and ideas that have captured my interest.

Poetry:

Woodsmoke

Woodsmoke

Out of my memory Comes a vision Of woodsmoke Drifting Upward Through the trees Reflecting Random patterns Across The sunbeams Filtering Earthward Through The branches and leaves

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Whitman’s Bon Echo

This poem was published in the June Issue of Devour: Art and Lit Canada, a magazine dedicated to promoting Canadian culture by bringing world-wide readers some of the best literature, art and photography.

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Emotion

“Immersed In the mist of emotion Buoyant In the unknown…..”
Reflects the dreamlike feeling of emotions.

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Stories and Events:

Run Merrickville Succession Planning

Run Merrickville Succession Planning

The Run Merrickville organizing committee has started succession planning and is looking for people willing to step forward into executive committee positions to take over the 2023 event. To this end the organizers will be hosting a meeting at the library here in...

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Food Cupboard Donation

Food Cupboard Donation

The Run Merrickville Organizing Committee donated $1500.00 to the Food Cupboard in Merrickville following the 2021 Virtual Run. Race Director, Lori Reynolds presented the cheque to Joanne Franey, Community Health Worker at Rideau Community Health Services.  The...

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COVID-19 Cancels In-person Run Again

COVID-19 Cancels In-person Run Again

For the second time since the COVID-19 Pandemic struck across the world, the Merrickville Heritage Classic will be held using a virtual format. Race Director, Lori Reynolds, announced that Run Merrickville has once again turned to a virtual format for 2022. She said...

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