Walking Slow
Helen Potrebenko

Walking SlowHelen Potrebenko

67 pp; $10.00 ISBN 0-920999-00-X This is Potrebenko’s first collection of verse, published in 1985.     I hope it’s a restaurant and not a bank,     climbing that jesus great hill after Revelstoke.     I hope it’s summer and not winter in Rogers Pass.     Before I get too old for walking,     I’d like to get to Newfoundland.     I’ve…

When Activism Stops: For Jannit Rabinovitch,
Social Activist Extraordinaire

Lauri Nerman

When Activism Stops: For Jannit Rabinovitch,Social Activist ExtraordinaireLauri Nerman

Broadside, 5×8, folded. $5.00 “Dying is not on an activist’s agenda, the act of surrendering, acceptance giving up for the unknown” Jannit Rabinovitch, a long-time community activist, died in January of 2007 of cancer. She was a co-founder of PEERS (Prostitute Empowerment Education and Resource Society) and brought women escaping violence and homelessness together to…