Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Poetry Gabriola: Christine Smart

Third Thursday Open Mic presents
featured poet 
May 15, 7 – 9 pm

Open Mic at 7, reading at 7:30, followed by a writing exercise to juice up your creativity (bring notepaper and pencil).

 Admission: by donation.

Christine Smart, a Saltspring islander since 1989, was born in Shawville, Quebec, graduated from Queen's University with a B.Sc.N. (1976) and from UVic in Fine Arts, Writing (1997).  

The White Crow is her latest collection of poetry published in 2013 by Hedgerow Press. Her first book, Decked and Dancing, won the Acorn-Plantos People’s Poet Award in 2007. 

Info: altogetherlisa@yahoo.ca or janetvickers@shaw.ca.

Poetry Gabriola gratefully acknowledges support from The League of Canadian Poets and Canada Council of the Arts

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