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:

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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Puppies and Fireflies and Scary Things Too

Puppies and Fireflies and Scary Things Too

Out just in time for Christmas, The Rogue Poets of Merrickville have published an illustrated poetry book intended to be read to children and read by children. Called ‘Puppies and Fireflies and Scary Things Too’, it is a book to be enjoyed by the young and the young...

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