Author Archives: Suparna Ghosh

Out of the Zoom Room

A brief interlude released us from virtual life and our paintings came alive on walls of the Great Hall at the Arts & Letters Club. Here are small paintings (<12”x12”) from my window:  

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2021 My Year in the Zoom Room

The rear view mirror is covered in winter fog. Through the mist, my blinking eyes and enervated mind has seen some treads left behind last year – Poetry at Union on February 14, 2021, Valentine’s day, a League of Canadian … Continue reading

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My Mother Revisited on December 27, 2021

On her birthday, looking through the mountains of neatly organized papers my mother, Sudha Ghosh, left in my charge, I found a cluster of poems. She wrote: These poems were written for my pleasure in the summers of 1959 to … Continue reading

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WHAT N3XT?

If Only in Spirit by Shayona Panth       Nurturing the Next Gen by Suparna Ghosh Some events give that extra pleasure which make them memorable. For my work to be selected in the very first iteration of NEXT, an Ontario wide … Continue reading

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Whispers of Ancient Sounds

I disagree with T.S. Eliot – this year, April was not the cruelest month after all. The floods receded from my walls, the days grew longer and their grey edge faded. My lost thoughts in bits of paper were found. … Continue reading

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Poetry in Union: Railway Lines and Valentines

I was one of seven writer-poets to participate in “Poetry in Union: Railway Lines and Valentines” between 12.00 pm and 6.00 pm on February 13th, 2019 in the West Wing of Union Station. This event is a partnership between the … Continue reading

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Another Chapter

A vibrant space has shut its doors. Gallery Hittite was a welcoming place for artists and art lovers, warm, inviting, inclusive, without the arrogance and stuffiness of most galleries. The highlight for me and my daughter Shayona was that both … Continue reading

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Ghazal:Visual and Musical

You may have already seen a two-minute snippet of a video based on my album, Occasional Ghazal. For a fuller visual and musical experience, do watch (and share) the three short videos I just-published, totaling seven minutes. My affair with … Continue reading

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Some events 2018

August 21, 2018, 8 pm, Art Bar, longest running poetry series at the Free Times Café 320 College Street (at Spadina), $5 at the door. Join three of the original Art Bar poets: Allen Sutterfield, Pascal Dennis, Suparna Ghosh ********************************************* … Continue reading

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A Few Responses to Occasional Couplet…

Some comments on Video, Occasional Ghazal – Couplet: John Robert Colombo, author, anthologist, Order of Canada The video comes as a complete surprise. I find it faultless. I also find it deeply moving and full of juxtapositions that seem unpredictable … Continue reading

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