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 »

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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 »

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Website Under Construction.

The Black Moss Press website is currently under construction. We will have our  new website up very soon. Thank you for your patience.

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Chad Norman’s Masstown: Making Massive Waves!

http://www.thecasket.ca/archives/33096 http://www.trurodaily.com/section/2013-10-09/article-3422480/Truro-writer-reaches-personal-goal-with-new-publication/1

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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 2013

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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.

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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/

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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!

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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 »

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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!

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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!

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Chad Norman’s ‘Masstown’ Releasing October 2013!

Congratulations to Chad Norman for  his upcoming Black Moss Press release of “Masstown”! Check out where he’s launching!!

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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 »

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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 »

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You Can Always Eat the Dogs: Reviewed by Dr. Don Morrow

John B. Lee, You Can Always Eat the Dogs: The Hockeyness of Ordinary Men. Windsor, Ontario: Black Moss Press, 2012, 88 pages. Reviewed by Dr Don Morrow, Western University Canada, London, Ontario, Canada. John B. Lee is no stranger to the world of sport literature and to members of the Sport Literature Association. Lee is... Read more »

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Masstown Readings Coming Fall 2013

Take a tour to old, rural Nova Scotia with Masstown. Masstown is a 64/10 poetry collection that follows the lives of Bert and Gladys and their struggles of dealing with a family-owned farm, all while raising several families. – October 15- Dalhousie Agricultural College, Truro Campus, Truro, NS, 7pm – October 19- Tatamagouche Public Library,... Read more »

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Talking Derby Makes the News

Check out this article from the Windsor Star about Kate Hargeaves’ experience writing Talking Derby.

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