The Poet’s Pulpit and Poet’s Pulpit Press were the brainchildren of the late nocturnal poet Jeffrey Allan Saturday. Founded in 2004, a year before his death, Saturday had spent the better part of his life struggling with the blank white page before he decided to lay down his pen and liquidate his vast collection of rare and antiquated Canadian Poetry.

An intoxicated Saturday was last seen alive Thursday August 11, 2005, at the base of the Champlain monument in Ottawa; reading aloud from "Among the Millet", Archibald Lampman’s first book of poetry. His body was found a week later floating in Dows Lake. He is buried in Beechwood Cemetery alongside some of his favourite poets.

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Poetry, by giving dignity and utterance to our distress, enables us to hope, makes compassion reasonable - Irving Layton

 
An Old Woman of the Roads
Author: Colum, Padraic
Category: Other Merchandise
Publisher: Cuala Press
Condition: Very Good
Notes: About the Print: Framed print of Padraic Colum's poem "An Old Woman of The Roads" No date listed. Frame is in good condition with moderate wear. Print appears to be in fine condition. On back of frame is details concerning this print. It reads "Handcoloured Print No. 236. Old Woman of the Roads, picture by Beatrice Glenavy, words by Padraic Colum. Copyright The Cuala Press Limited, Dublin, Ireland. Additional photos available upon request. We're not satisfied unless you are.
Price: $250.00
 
     
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