HAPPY HOLIDAYS! MERRY DAYS WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDS! HAPPY END OF 2017! HAPPY BEGINNING OF 2018! Wishing you all a very wonder-full, love-filled, laughter-filled, joy-filled holiday season! May you take the time to bask in the lessons of 2017...reflect, recharge, reinvigorate for 2018! Sending love and laughter from our family to yours! HUGS FROM THE … Continue reading HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!
Firefly Creative Writing flew into my life one afternoon when I was dreaming about finding a writing retreat. I was google-dreaming - searching things like 'amazing writing retreat' and 'beautiful writing space'. Firefly appeared in one of the lists and I was immediately attracted to its light. Seriously. The font in the logo, the colours … Continue reading Firefly Creative Writing – The Gift that Keeps On Giving! Special post interview with Chris Kay Fraser
I've got two blogs posted at the League of Canadian Poets' website! Since this is some weather for reading (snowy, chilly, beautiful, makes you wanna snuggle!), maybe take some time to have a read! One was written in the summer...so we can remember that kind of warmth. It's about solitude. Ahhh, yes. We writers love that! … Continue reading Two new blogs at the League of Canadian Poets
SEASON CLOSER TOMORROW NIGHT AT VILLAINS! 7:30PM SHARP! THEME: CHILDHOOD GUEST STORYTELLER: JANICE SMITH GUEST MUSICIAN: ALLISON BROWN PRIZES! MUSIC! STORIES! LET THE MAGIC OF STORYTELLING WARM YOUR HEART! FREE AS ALWAYS! http://www.mouthpiecestories.com @mouthstories
Our reading, writing and crafting poetry workshop at the library last evening was soooooo wonderful and inspiring! Thank you to Dave, Beth, Ellie, Tammy, Jaylynne and Miller for joining us! Dorothy [Mahoney] was a stellar teaching - gifting us with the pantoum - a repetitive formulaic poetry that we followed to write our own poems! … Continue reading The Pantoum & Other Poetics
WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017 - 6:30PM - 8:30PM @ BUDIMIR LIBRARY GIVE THE GIFT OF POETRY! You simply MUST come out to our reading and workshop this Wednesday! We are taking a hands-on approach to giving the the gift of poetry! Myself and poet Dorothy Mahoney will be reading poetry - that we love … Continue reading This Week’s Events – Poetry as Gifts & Mouth Piece Storytelling!