Kate Hargreaves’ ‘Talking Derby’ Gets Another Review!
Readers are continuing to ‘talk derby’! Please click on the link below for a review of Talking Derby: A Life on Eight Wheels by Kate Hargreaves. Go Kate…er, Payne Eyre! Review by Amy GleesonContinue reading
Edmonton Poetry Festival – An Evening with Poets Laureates – Videos!
What do you get when you gather Poets Laureate from across Canada? An evening of poetic passion and stellar reading! Did you know that three of Canada’s Poets Laureate are Black Moss Press authors? Indeed! Marty Gervais, John B Lee and Bruce Meyer are all part of the Black Moss Press family! Click on the... Read more »Continue reading
Listen to Shirley Graham on CBC Radio and more!! Launch on Feb. 27th!
In case you didn’t know, Shirley Graham’s new book of poetry, Book of Blue, will officially be launching on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at the Salt Spring Library on Salt Spring Island, British Columbia. Click on the link below to listen to the full show poet Shirley Graham talk about her new book ‘Book of... Read more »Continue reading
Shirley Graham Launches ‘Book of Blue’ Thursday, February 27th!
Congratulations to west-coast poet Shirley Graham on the recent publication of her book of poetry Book of Blue! Shirley will be launching her book at the Salt Spring Library on Thursday, February 27th, 2014 at 7pm! That’s the Salt Spring Library on Salt Spring Island, beautiful British Columbia! Joining her are Peter Levitt and Tai... Read more »Continue reading
Hear! Here! Episode 3: Youhooo! Did you know we have a Youtube channel?
Welcome to Episode 3 of Hear! Here! Black Moss Press’ video blog (or Vlog!). Today’s episode shares information about the Black Moss Press Youtube channel. Did you know we have one?! Please take a moment to view this video by clicking on the link below… Hear! Hear! Episode 3 – YouTube or You can go... Read more »Continue reading
Black Moss Press Block Presents Carlinda D’Alimonte
Black Moss Press Block presents poet Carlinda D’Alimonte! Please click on the link below to view her video! Carlinda D’Alimonte Reads ‘Breathing’ and talks poetryContinue reading
Kate Hargreaves’ Talking Derby Book Reviewed in Shameless Magazine & Herizons!
Congratulations to Black Moss Press writer Kate Hargreaves for the positive review of her book Talking Derby: Stories from a Life on Eight Wheels, published in the Fall issue of Shameless magazine! Here it is! And please turn to page 41 in this link Herizons v27n2 Fall 13 (d2) for a review in Herizons magazine. Way... Read more »Continue reading
Vanessa Shields Interview on CBC’s ‘The Bridge’ for her book ‘I Am That Woman’
Listen up! Author Vanessa Shields was interviewed by Sara Elliott from CBC Radio’s The Bridge! She talks about the challenge to balance her creative life with motherhood, she reads from her new book and she promotes the upcoming Triple Book Launch on Thursday, January 23, 2014. Listen to the interview here!Continue reading
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