Media Coverage of Undetectable

UndetectableMy latest book Undetectable, my haibun poetry memoir of Hepatitis C and virus as metaphor, has garnered some GREAT media coverage so far! Here are some links for your reading and listening pleasure:


People First Radio – Audio from my Nanaimo book launch for Undetectable (42 min.), produced by Kevin Midbo and People First Media 

Boil The Frog Slowly – Interview (46 min.), with hosts Pat Rullo and Sebastian Sanzotta

Speak Up and Stay Alive – Interview (20 min), with host Pat Rullo

Wax Poetic Radio (Vancouver Co-op Radio) – Interview (25 min) with hosts Pamela Bentley and Kevin Spenst


Vancouver Sun – Book review by Mary Ann Moore

“There is much to acknowledge and praise in Undetectable… From her small cottage left over from Nanaimo’s coal-mining era, Goldberg walks the streets experiencing the city as a solitary traveller.” –Mary Ann Moore

HepMag Blogs – Book review by Lucinda K. Porter, RN

“Kim uses poetry, nature, history, social relevance, and humor to enrich her solid storytelling. Her ability to evoke beauty and emotion are so astounding, that at times I put the book down and wept.” –Lucinda K. Porter, RN

Seaside Magazine – Book review by Trysh Ashby Rolls

“Undetectable is an inspirational, informative, emotionally stirring, triumphant and highly readable story, whether you have Hepatitis C or not.” –Trysh Ashby Rolls

HCV Advocate – Book review by Lucinda K. Porter, RN

“Gathering images from nature, Kim weaves history and social issues into a story that is everyone’s story. Told with achingly raw truth, Kim taunts us to look deeper, but applies a balm of humor just in case the reader decides to take Kim too seriously.” –Lucinda K. Porter, RN

The World – News Article

Nanaimo News Bulletin – News article by Rachel Stern

Cascadia Poetics Lab

HepC-BC – News article

Good Reads – Book review by Lucinda Porter

“There were moments I needed to just pause and relish the gratitude I felt to have this book and these words in my possession.” –Lucinda Porter

BC BookLook – News article


Undetectable is available for $19 (Canadian or US funds) via PayPal to Free shipping in North America. Add $10 for shipping overseas.







About Kim Goldberg

Kim Goldberg is an award-winning poet and journalist and the author of 7 books. Latest titles: UNDETECTABLE (her Hep C journey in haibun), RED ZONE (poems of homelessness) and RIDE BACKWARDS ON DRAGON: a poet's journey through Liuhebafa. She lives in Nanaimo, BC. Contact:
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2 Responses to Media Coverage of Undetectable

  1. dellab says:

    Sounds great Kim … good going!

    Date: Tue, 5 Jul 2016 04:25:58 +0000 To:

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