Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Our Spoken INK readers for June 19

Casey June Wolf is a writer of occasional, mostly speculative, short stories which have appeared in a variety of magazines and anthologies. Her most recent (and pending) publications include “Delta Marsh” in Reckoning 2, and the poems “Danu and the Dagda” and “All-Giving Sun” in the forthcoming anthology Harp, Club, and Cauldron: A Harvest of Knowledge. Her stories “Eating Our Young” and “The One That Gets Away” will appear this fall in the speculative fiction anthology Food Of My People from Exile Editions. She is currently completing Sun among Stars: Poems & Prayers to Brigit of Ireland. Casey is from Vancouver, Canada. Her collection Finding Creatures & Other Stories was published in 2008.


Rayln Gladue is an artist and filmmaker living and working in B.C. He was born and raised in Saskatchewan and pursued a post secondary education in film production and cinematography at Capilano College. He currently works for 604 Records/Light Organ Records, National Observer, and as well as on independent commercial and narrative work.

at  the Burnaby Art Gallery’s Deer Lake Gallery , 6584 Deer Lake Avenue. Burnaby
Critiquing workshop 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Readings at 8 p.m.

Spoken INK is a reading series presented by the Burnaby Writers' Society on the second Tuesday of each month (except July and August). For more information, visit: www.BurnabyWritersNews.blogspot.com or contact bwscafe@gmail.com

Darlene Peterson has had a story accepted by Chicken Soup for the Soul’s The Canadian Spirit volume for Canada’s 150th birthday. Darlene says “I was really happy that my tale of my son’s and my trip to the remote Nisga’a community of Gingolx found the perfect home.” As well, on May second Darlene read an excerpt of her current work in progress at Noir at the Bar (Shebeen Whisky House.
BWS member Shawn Gale launched Book 2 of his YA fantasy series, World of Dawn: Reveal. In May, he was accepted into The Writers' Union of Canada on the merit of Book 1 of the series, World of Dawn: Arise. Here is his TWUC  web site.

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Spoken INK : our Januuary 2018 guests

SPOKEN INK presents 
Tuesday January 16, 2018  8:00 p.m.

AT The Burnaby Arts Council’s Deer Lake Gallery
 6584 Deer Lake Avenue. Burnaby

Chelsea Comeau  is a freelance writer and editor whose work has appeared in the Maynard, CV2, and Room magazines. In April 2017 she was the artist in residence at the Anvil Centre. She was the 2017 first prize winner of the Glass Buffalo Poetry Prize, and is currently the poetry editor of WordWorks magazine

Lara Varesi is the president of Burnaby Writers' Society, and co-ordinates Spoken INK. She has read at many events including Mashed Poetics, Poetry New West, Poetry in the Park, as well as hosting various readings. Lara has been published in the RCLAS Anthology 2014, and has been working on a poetry manuscript for publication.


On the same night at the Gallery:  Burnaby Writers’ Society Annual General Meeting (6:30 to 7:00 p.m.) followed by a Critiquing Workshop (7:00-7:45 pm) 

Free admission: visitors welcome