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  • A Poets Passion Revisited

    A Poets Passion Revisited by T M Broadworth

    A Poets Passion Revisited by T. M. Broadworth - A collection of personal writings and photo art celebrating the complexities of life.

  • A Familiar Shore

    A Familiar Shore by Emily Isaccson. Stories of four women told in poetry, parable and myth

  • The Healing Power of Nature

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    The Healing Power of Nature by Satwant Kaur Pandher. This full-color hardcover book contains over 50 poems and many photos. Click on image for details.

  • Calendar

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    Calendar by Violet Nesdoly. Contains over 50 poems that explore the rhythms of the year, nature, life & the family. FREE! Click on image for details.

  • A Poetic Kaleidoscope

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    A Poetic Kaleidoscope by T. W. Goodrich: "... something for all readers: short, long, deep, simple, painful, and hopeful poems" - Reviewer (Click on image for details.)

  • the space between the eyes

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    A first collection by Nicholas Roberts, the space between the eyes contains over 50 poems. Click on image for details.

  • Hours From A Convent

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    Hours From A Convent by Emily Isaacson. Poems from the perspective of a young nun. Click on image for details.

  • Magnoliye De Phul

    'Magnoliye De Phul' by Satwant Pander was inspired by Satwant's love of nature. Click on image for details.

  • Colours of My Heart

    Colours of My Heart - Poems by Surjeet Kalsey. Click on image for details.

  • Fritzy

    Fritzy is a novelette, by Donna Bishop based on Fritzy's childhood. Informative reading for a ten year old. Delightful reading for an adult. Click on image for details.

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Did you know that writing poetry can be dangerous? At our March 26, 2012 Blue Moon Reading, Brayden brought this National Post article to our attention. Read more at “This is the poem that got a Chinese activist seven years in jail.”

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100 Thousand Poets for Change – Many MSA PPS members were a part of 100 Thousand Poets for Change event (Arts Eco Salon) in 2011. Another event is planned this year.

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Check out these articles with advice on reading poetry aloud.

  • Poetry Out Loud is a U.S. school competition where students read the poems of others. In a National Endowment for the Arts video, several Poetry Out Loud judges give advice to other judges on what makes a successful reading. This is useful information for all readers.

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I’ll bet you didn’t know that Vancouver Canucks goalie Roberto Luongo was a poet!

Links to useful resources

We also are including a few links to poetry resources that are available on the web. Generally, these sites are content-rich and have something informative, educational or illuminating to share about poetry.

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