Triple Book Launch Set for Thursday, January 23!
John B Lee, April Bulmer and Vanessa Shields will be launching their newest books from Black Moss Press in a triple book launch poetry extravaganza on Thursday, January 23, 2014. The intention of the night’s festivities is to celebrate poetry – and get the crowd writing too! Poetry is accessible and fun – that’s the... Read more »Continue reading
Bruce Hunter Reviews ‘Dog Days – A Comedy of Terriers’ by Bruce Meyers
Poet Bruce Hunter offers a delicious treat of review for Meyer’s book ‘Dog Days – A Comedy of Terriers’. (Black Moss Press, 2009) Tell them a dog wrote this poem by banging on the keys. Her paws started scratching as if she were scratching fleas. I merely cleaned it up afterward. It needed an edit.... Read more »Continue reading
Black Moss Press Block – Penny-Anne Beaudoin
Welcome to the first video in a series of many profiling the poets and writers of Black Moss Press. Our first poet, Penny-Anne Beaudoin is a poet(ess) with an appetite for women in religion. She is passionate about these women and channels their stories through her undeniably talented ability to write poetry that is both... Read more »Continue reading
Hear Here! Episode #2: Introducing Black Moss Press Block
Welcome to Episode #2 of Hear Here! In today’s episode we tell you about Black Moss Press Block – a video series that profiles Black Moss Press poets. These profile videos allow you to see and hear your favourite Black Moss Press Poets reading their poetry and talking about their process. How cool is that?... Read more »Continue reading
Hear Here! Episode #1 – Welcome to Hear Here!
Welcome to the first episode of Hear Here, Black Moss Press’ video blog. Stay tuned via our site and our Youtube Channel for upcoming episodes. In Episode #1 we welcome you to this amazing new video blog! What is it and how does it work? Do you have an idea you’d like us to talk about?... Read more »Continue reading
Offside E-Zine – an imprint of Black Moss – New Edition!
Thanks Editor Brad for this newest edition of Offside E-zine! Check it out! Offside E-Zine – November 2013Continue reading
The Book of Places by Yvonne Blomer – A Review in Coastal Spectator
Congratulations to poet Yvonne Blomer on getting a solid review for her book of poetry, The Book of Places, in the Coastal Spectator! Read the review here.Continue reading
Words With Writers Features Marty Gervais!
A new, locally made site that features local authors features our very own Marty Gervais! Check it out – and be sure to stay tuned to this site for more features on Black Moss Press writers! http://the30.ca/words-with-writers-ep-1-marty-gervais-2/Continue reading
John Wing Jr Brings the House Down
Comedian and poet (equally!), John Wing Jr. brought a full-house crowd to knee-slapping and tear-jerking bliss on the evening of Wednesday, October 23, 2013 in Katzman Lounge in Vanier Hall at the University of Windsor. Both to promote Wings’ forthcoming book of poetry and the only-one-of-its-kind-in-North-America Editing & Publishing Practicum the English Department offers, the... Read more »Continue reading
Terry Ann Carter Nominated for Acorn-Plantos Award!
Black Moss Press *AWARD NEWS* Black Moss Press would like to congratulate author Terry Ann Carter for her award nomination as well as all the other authors up the this prestigious award! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Acorn-Plantos Committee is pleased to announce the short list of those authors under consideration for the 2013 Award for... Read more »Continue reading
John Wing Descends on Windsor!! Wed. Oct. 23 @ 7pm
JOIN JOHN WING this Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at 7pm in the Katzman Lounge, Vanier Hall on the University of Windsor! Let John make you laugh so hard your sides hurt…or worse! Come and congratulate Wing on his HUGE SUCCESS on America’s Got Talent! And darn it, just tell him how great he is, okay?!... Read more »Continue reading
April Bulmer’s “Women of the Cloth” Gets Reviewed!
Congratulations to one of our newly published authors April Bulmer on her book of poetry entitled Women of the Cloth. It has been reviewed here: Review by Andreas Gripp More to come on April’s book launch!Continue reading
Poets Laureate Take Windsor by a Storm of Words
Over several days, Poets Laureates from across Canada came to Windsor to read and inspire crowds. Hosted by the Cultural Affairs Office of the City of Windsor, Black Moss Press, and welcomed by the University of Windsor, Herman High School, Catholic Central High School and St. Joseph’s High School, Windsor’s own Poet Laureate Marty Gervais... Read more »Continue reading
Poetry At The Manor Vol. 2 – This Thursday, October 3rd
Just a friendly reminder that Poetry at the Manor, Volume 2 will take place this upcoming Thursday, October 3, 2013! Please visit our Facebook Event page and let us know if you’ll be joining us!Continue reading
Bruce Meyer’s Book Launch – ‘The Obsession Book of Timbuktu’ – Oct 2013
Congratulations to Bruce Meyer for his upcoming Black Moss Press release: The Obsession Book of Timbuktu!Continue reading
Gervais’ ‘People of Faith’ Sells out at Launch!
Hot of the Black Moss Press comes Marty Gervais’ “People of Faith – The Story of Hotel-Dieu Grace Hospital 1888 – 2013”. Hundreds of people lined up this morning and afternoon on the front lawns of Hotel Dieu Hospital to celebrate this first-of-its-kind history publication. The launch was such a huge success – the books... Read more »Continue reading
Poetry At The Manor – Volume 2
Poetry at the Manor was a tremendous success last fall, and to keep the success alive, Poet Laureate Marty Gervais and the City of Windsor have partnered again to bring us Poetry at the Manor VOLUME II! WHEN: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2013 @ 7PM – 9PM WHERE: Willistead Manor This year at the manor the... Read more »Continue reading