Wendy Morton

Wendy Morton believes that poetry is the shortest distance between hearts. She has five books of poetry, and a memoir, Six Impossible Things Before Breakfast, in which her adventures as a corporate sponsored poet are revealed. Her latest book of poetry, What Were Their Dreams, is a book of photo-poems of Canada’s history.She is the... Read more »

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Robert Hilles

Robert Hilles lives on Salt Spring Island with his partner Pearl Luke. In 1994, he won the Governor General’s Award for Poetry for Cantos From A Small Room. In the same year, his first novel, Raising of Voices, won the Writers Guild of Alberta George Bugnet Award for best novel. He has published fourteen books... Read more »

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Bernice Lever

Bernice Lever, living on Bowen Island, BC, gets ‘high on words’. Generation (Black Moss Press, 2009) is her 9th book of poetry, and she’s written an English textbook, The Colour of Words, and other prose works. For 2011, she has completed her 10th poetry book, Imagining Lives. Currently, she is busy writing, freelance editing, giving... Read more »

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Cyril Dabydeen

Cyril Dabydeen has written nine books of poetry, five of stories, and four novels, the latest being Drums of My Flesh (co-winner of the Guyana Prize for Fiction, and nominated for the prestigious international IMPAC/Dublin Literary Prize). He also edited A Shapely Fire: Changing the Literary Landscape (Mosaic Press) and Another Way to Dance: Contemporary... Read more »

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Carlinda D’Alimonte

Carlinda D’Alimonte grew up in Amherstburg, Ontario in an Italian immigrant home, an experience that is reflected strongly in her poetry. She teaches English and Creative Writing at an arts-based high school in Windsor where she is Department Head of English. She regularly organizes readings and clinics given by visiting writers and has been involved... Read more »

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