John Stiles

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Location London, United Kingdom
Introduction London-based, Canadian novelist and poet. Novel and poetry titles include: Taking The Stairs, The Insolent Boy, Creamsicle Stick Shivs and Scouts are Cancelled: The Annapolis Valley Poems(Insomniac Press, Toronto, Canada). Recently featured as one of twenty New Canadian poets in New American Writing (Oink! Press, CA. USA). Filmmaker behind 'the whatever' a rock doc featuring Corb Lund of Corb Lund and the Hurtin Albertans. Born and raised in Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia and 1983 Nova Scotia Intermediate Boys Provincial Pole Vault Champ.
Interests Tubing, Apple Picking, Smelting, Swimming, Ball Hockey, Grand Prix Wrestling, Drive-in Movies
Favorite Movies Festival Express, Crumb, Burnt by the Sun, Dancer in the Dark, The Last Waltz, Apocalypse Now Redux, Fitzcaraldo, Dig!, New York Doll, Grizzly Man
Favorite Music Corb Lund, Neil Young, Sloan, The Sorrys
Favorite Books The Mountain and the Valley, After Leaving Mr. Mackenzie, The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne, The Stone Angel, Still Life with June, Tyler`s Cape, The Fat Kid, Execution Poems, Confederacy of Dunces, Shakey, Boys night out in the afternoon, Best man that ever was, The Angry Island.