Great news from the West. Patti will be launching her new chapbook on February 2nd, 7:30-9:30. Here’s the invitation:
Please join us for an evening of poetry & celebration featuring Trisia Eddy reading from her new chapbook: “Edith and Aurelia: A Romantic Tragedy in Five Acts” published by dancing girl press and Patti Sinclair reading from her award winning collection: “what we left under there” as well as celebrations honouring creativity and special guest artists.
Location: Westwood Unitarian Church, 11135 65 Ave., Edmonton
Dianne Hicks Morrow’s most recent collection of poetry was reviewed in Atlantic Books Today by Tammy Armstrong. Click here to read the issue on-line. Use the little arrows at the bottom of the screen to navigate through the issue; the review of What Really Happened is This is on pages 34-35. Enjoy!
Kathleen Hamilton, Orysia Dawydiak, and I (Beth Janzen) will be reading in Summerside this Saturday, January 21st at 1:30, along with a couple of really fine guy writers: Steve Mayoff and Jeff Bursey. Check it out by dropping by the LeFurgey Centre at 205 Prince Street, Summerside. It will be an entertaining afternoon with variety in writing styles and genres (poetry, fiction, nonfiction) as well as various yummy edible treats.
For more info, click here.
Yvette Doucette will be joining PEI’s poet laureate Hugh MacDonald, novelist Jeff Bursey, and two book-launching writers, David Helwig and Chris Benjamin, at UPEI’s faculty lounge on Wednesday, January 11th at 7 pm. Benjamin will be launching his novel Drive-by Saviours, and Helwig will be launching Killing McGee. There will be sweets & hot drinks. There will be peppery prose and juicy poetry. The weather looks cold but no storms are predicted, so you’ve got no excuse for missing this one!
Read more about it here.