Greg Cook

Poet Gregory M. Cook was born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, in 1942. His father, a Canadian soldier, was killed in Holland in 1944. Cook worked as a student clergyman in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia during his undergraduate arts and theology studies and as a news reporter in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He met and… Read more »

Greg Cook

Greg Cook, born in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, was nourished by poetry early.The one-room schoolteacher who boarded with him and his mother when his father died liberating the Netherlands in 1944 read classic English poetry to him before he was old enough to go to school. By age six his mother was reading aloud short stories… Read more »

Songs of the Wounded: New and Selected Poems

Greg Cook is one of the most prolific poets on the east coast. This Yarmouth- born writer celebrates his long career as a poet with this newest book, Songs of the Wounded: New and Selected Poems. As he will tell you, in a way all poems become love poems, and art, like love, is an act… Read more »


Here is a list of our many talented authors. We are working on adding links to their Black Moss Press published books for you to purchase. Akpata, Michael Badaoa, Samantha Beaudoin, Penny-Anne Beissel, Henry Bell, Roger Blomer, Yvonne Brodie, Barry Brown, Ronnie R. Bulmer, April Carter, Terry Ann Cook, Greg Cott, Gillian D’Alimonte, Carlinda Dabydeen,… Read more »