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Silence Craves a Voice Launch a Great Success

Silence Craves a Voice Launch a Great Success

Blog On Saturday, March 30th, Bayside Cafe was filled to standing room only for Neil's book launch of Silence Craves a Voice. The event was hosted by Terry of Poplar Publishing and an introduction was given by Natalie Nickerson, Comox Valley Poet Laureate.  Readings...

Caught like a Firefly

Caught like a Firefly

BlogA poem caught like a firefly in the forest held in a jar raised in wonder hear its busy protest scan its bright detail admire savour before you let it fly away to share with others also searching for fireflies in the forest....

Silence Craves a Voice Book Launch Saturday, March 30

Silence Craves a Voice Book Launch Saturday, March 30

BlogPlease join Neil at 10:30 am at the Bayside Café, 2760 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, BC, for the launch of his new collection of poetry, Silence Craves a Voice. The collection of poems are about Mother Nature — how she struggles without complaint and her need for...

Poetry Reading Friday, March 29

Poetry Reading Friday, March 29

BlogPlease join Neil at the Courtenay Public Library from noon until 2:00 pm on Friday, March 29th. Readers and writers of poetry gather to read, or just sit back and listen, as other poets share their words. Vancouver Island Regional Library 300 – 6th Street in...

Comox Valley Writers Society Meeting Thursday, March 21

Comox Valley Writers Society Meeting Thursday, March 21

BlogIf you’re a member of the Comox Valley Writers Society please join the meeting at Mark R. Isfeld Secondary School 1551 Lerwick Road in Courtenay, BC. The meeting starts at 7:00pm Neil will be reading a selection from his book, Silence Craves a Voice. The Comox...

Reading at CPLAB Sunday, March 17th

Reading at CPLAB Sunday, March 17th

BlogNeil Garvie will be reading at Red Tree Reading put on by the Cascadia Poetics LAB at in Cumberland on Sunday, March 17th. Red Tree Readings are at the Abbey, 2689 Penrith Avenue, Cumberland, B.C.  Join us for open mic and a featured reader on the third Sunday of...