Big Pond Rumours


The International Literary E-Zine


Guest Editors

For the contest ending

June 30th, 2016




Julie McNeill









Brian Purdy


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Submit cover and internal art work at no charge.


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Julie McNeill


         Julie McNeill has a passion for words that moves beyond poetry to typesetting and design – which is her day-job. She was an early member of the Bohemian Embassy Poets’ Workshop (later Phoenix). She identifies with the long oral tradition of poetry. Her work has appeared in periodicals and anthologies, and in a chapbook Ching, the Well (1976). Her book, Four Red Crescent Moons, was published by Wolsak and Wynn (1998). For most of her life, Julie has lived in the Toronto Beach, where she is active in community concerns and enjoys creating an outrageous Easter bonnet for the local