Happy New Year 2021

After a year where nothing has been certain, we are embarking on a new year filled with hopes and uncertainties. We would like to share with you this poem from Bruce Meyer’s 1967:Centennial Year collection. It is a poem that encompasses all the dreams of a great year that were dashed, but it offers hope in... Read more »

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Poetry Advent Calendar Day 25

We have made it to December 25th. We would like to thank you for taking this journey with us. 2020 has been a difficult year but we hope that these last 25 days of poems have brought joy and hope to your holiday season. Whatever you celebrate, we hope you are filled with warmth and... Read more »

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Poetry Advent Calendar Day 24

We have almost finished our journey together. On this second last day of the Poetry Advent Calendar we have “Bliss” by Don Gutteridge from his 2019 collection of poetry Mara’s Lamp. This poem hearkens back to childhood christmases, and the simplicity of joy.   BLISS   On Christmas ‘forty-three my mother, “widowed” by the War, couldn’t... Read more »

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Bruce Meyer Reading 1967

As we work our way through this quarantine we wanted to look back on better times when we were able to gather freely and celebrate together. At Black Moss we couldn’t think of a better time to look back to than the year Canada celebrated its 150th birthday, and Bruce Meyer launched his celebratory book... Read more »

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Spotlight on Bruce Meyer

Head on over to the Blake Jones Review to see a spotlight on Bruce Meyer. Click the link to read a selection of poetry, short stories and interviews written by Bruce: link.

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Bruce Meyer Blurb

McNally Robinson, an online bookseller has written a short, but glowing review of Bruce Meyer’s 1967. Follow the link to read more: link.

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Experience 150

Don’t forget to come out to the Caboto Club tomorrow night for the launch of Barry Brodie’s Tom Thompson and Bruce Meyer’s 1967. Ring in Canada’s 150th birthday and celebrate National Poetry Month in one event! There will be fun for the whole family, books for sale and complimentary refreshments! Follow the link for more... Read more »

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Experience 150: Book Launch

Join Black Moss Press and our editing teams Threshold Publishing and The 67’s as we present to you the can’t miss literary event of the year on April 6th, 7pm at the Caboto Club. The evening will centre on the hard work that both of these teams have done in bringing you the latest book... Read more »

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1967: Centennial Year Cover Reveal

The 67s Editing Team, under Black Moss Press, is happy to reveal the cover of Bruce Meyer’s upcoming work, 1967: Centennial Year. The main title, 1967, is the most prominent aspect of the cover because it is the focus and selling point of the book. “1967” is also featured in a number of the poem titles, connecting... Read more »

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Bruce Meyer Talks 1967

Learn more about Bruce Meyer’s 1967: Centennial Year, an upcoming book of poetry from Black Moss Press.

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Bruce Meyer Reading Friday

Just a reminder that Bruce Meyer will be appearing this Friday at Storytellers Book Store in Windsor. Please see the image below for more details. See you there!

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Bruce Meyer Windsor Signing

Bruce Meyer will be appearing in Windsor on March 3rd where he will be signing copies of Portraits of Canadian Writers. Don’t miss out! He will also be sharing exclusive details about his upcoming book with Black Moss Press! Click the link to visit the Facebook event page and RRSP: link. See the poster below... Read more »

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Bruce Meyer 2017 Title Reveal

Big news everyone! We’ve got the exclusive story on how the team working on Bruce Meyer’s newest book chose a title. Keep an eye out for this latest work in Spring 2017. The title that has been chosen for Bruce Meyer’s newest book of poetry is 1967: Centennial Year. Choosing this title was not an... Read more »

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Bruce Meyer Guest Blog Post

I’ve always written poetry. The first thing I wrote at the age of five was a poem. I began hanging around the Toronto literary scene when I was about sixteen. I’d sneak out of the house at night and go down to readings at the Bohemian Embassy, Grossman’s Tavern (where I was under age though... Read more »

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New Year Book Giveaway

We believe the best way to ring in the new year is through great books… And our distributor is having a book giveaway! Follow the link to enter to win one of ten copies of Bruce Meyer’s “Time of the Last Goal.” The contest runs until February 5! Best of luck & happy new year!... Read more »

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INTERVIEW: Bruce Meyer

“I love books. I don’t buy them for the sake of buying books. Some of my wife’s friends have suggested that I spend too much money on books and that I just buy them for the sake of buying them and that my interest is pointless. Not so. I buy books because I have an... Read more »

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INTERVIEW: Bruce Meyer

Bruce Meyer has been interviewed by blogger Brandon Crilly about his new book Time of the Last Goal. Curious to find out more about Meyer’s new book? Follow the link HERE.

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NEW FALL CATALOGUE

Big things are happening at Black Moss Press as we prepare to launch our fall line of books! Check out our new fall catalogue to get a preview of what Black Moss has brewing in the coming weeks. Fall Catalogue  

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Bruce Meyer Mash-Up! Articles, reviews and more!

We thought we’d offer you, dear readers, a collection of links to Bruce Meyer – reviews and information about his new book ‘The Obsession Book of Timbuktu’ and his other books too! The Mash-Up – Links and News! The first is a review that Bruce Hunter did of Dog Days: A Comedy of Terriers (Black... Read more »

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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 »

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