Smart ‘Indies’ build a team

Fed President Ben Nuttall-Smith introduced a lineup of savvy speakers to a crowd of about 60 at the Central Branch of the Vancouver Public Library Feb. 28. The Fed’s troika of self-publishing events ended on a high-note Feb 28 with the Vancouver fair, which drew about 60 people to the…

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Cascadia Poetry Festival in Nanaimo April 30-May 3

Guest letter from David Fraser An Invitation to the Cascadia Poetry Festival in Nanaimo April 30-May 3 Dear Poets, Writers and Friends: I and many friends have been working to organize and to bring the 2015 Cascadia Poetry Festival to Nanaimo–a truly grass roots festival and cultural investigation of the…

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Parliament calling all poets

Canada’s Poet Laureate puts out call for submissions The Parliamentary Poet Laureate’s mandate is to promote poetry, culture and language in Canada; you are therefore invited to submit your unpublished poems in electronic format for the Poem of the Month Program. Submit poems on any subject, form or style; poems…

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