Winnipeg Poet Laureate Duncan Mercredi made Wolseley the subject of his recent poem And so it begins Here’s an excerpt from the poem. and it begins the city shakes the cobwebs off the streets laughter echoes down arlington then back again cars exhaust hangs in the air tires squeal trying to beat the others he races alone Use this link to read the entire poem on the page 3 of the issue of The Leaf. DRM/2020 Duncan Mercredi Published in the July 2020 edition of the Wolseley and West Broadway community newspaper – The Leaf. Published with the permission of Duncan Mercredi, and with the permission of The Leaf Editor, Terese Taylor. Photo by KC Adams.