Writing the Coast

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00pm

Wednesday, April 25, 7pm
(Book Reading) Writing the Coast featuring Yvonne Blomer, editor Of Refugium: Poems for the Pacific; Christine Smart, local author of the poetry book, The White Crow, and Joanna Streetly, author Of Wild Fierce Life: Dangerous Moments on the Outer Coast. Yvonne Blomer is Victoria’s Poet Laureate, 2015-2018, and in 2017 Yvonne launched both Sugar Ride: Cycling from Hanoi to Kuala Lumpur and the anthology Refugium: Poems for the Pacific which she edited. Chris Smart’s book, Decked and Dancing, won the Acorn-Plantos People’s Poet Award in 2007. Chris will read from Refugium: Poems for the Pacific. Chris coordinates the Salt Spring Library Poetry Open Mic. Joanna Streetly’s published work includes fiction, non-fiction and poetry. This is her fourth book. She lives afloat in Tofino harbour.

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