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Ask Permission to Use The Poems

To request permission to use any part of the poems in Dances with David, please contact me at and indicate: 

  • exact material you seek permission to use
  • title of poem it comes from
  • details on the publication, performance, or other purpose in which it will be used, such as commercial, academic, non-profit, or other
  • percentage of total verbal content of publication or performance
  • expected number of readers/audience members, in total
  • your name, position, and contact details
  • name, position, and contact details for permission contract, if different from above

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Other Writing & Editing

Since 2015, I have had a business in writing, editing, and plain language.  I currently work for Humber College as a creative writer, and my freelance clients are non-profits, businesses, institutions, and individuals working in the fields of spirituality or art, or working on any of the United Nation’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals.  You can find out more at

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Thank you for visiting this site, and may my efforts help sustain you in the important part you play in the world.


CJ Martin, Oakville, Ontario, Canada, 2021






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