Avonlea Fotheringham is an Ottawa poet, publisher, and a former co-editor of In/Words Magazine and Press. She competed with Capital Slam to place in semi-finals at the 2014 Canadian Festival of Spoken Word, and has performed in Ottawa, Toronto, Guelph, and Victoria, BC. Her work has been published by (parenthetical), The Steel Chisel, phafours press and others. In 2015, she joined Verse Ottawa as Festival Administrator, and founded her poetry press, Hussy.
|in my defense, i only did it to hurt you|
published in Bywords.ca January 2019
|Ghazal For Something Else Or More|
published in Bywords.ca February 2015
published in Bywords.ca July 2014