Category Archives: Books

Hate Masks Pain (James Baldwin)

“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.” ― James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time

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Media Coverage of Undetectable

My 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: RADIO People First Radio – Audio from … Continue reading

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Undetectable – Nanaimo Launch Photos

  I had a great time launching Undetectable today at Nanaimo Harbourfront Library. Undetectable is my haibun poetry account of my Hepatitis C journey and recent cure. The audience made good use of the question period after, which has been … Continue reading

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Undetectable – Launch Dates & Readings

Here are some of my scheduled launches and readings for my latest book, Undetectable – my haibun poetry account of my Hepatitis C journey and recent cure. Everyone is welcome at these events, and questions are encouraged. All events are … Continue reading

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Nanaimo poet pens book about Hep C Journey

For Immediate Release January 29, 2016 Nanaimo poet pens book about Hepatitis C journey Award-winning poet Kim Goldberg never thought she would live to see a cure for Hepatitis C. When the cure arrived and Goldberg reaped the victory, it … Continue reading

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Undetectable – My Hep C Story

by Kim Goldberg January 28, 2016 I am a poet. And my recent journey through Hepatitis C treatment and cure has given me the poem of a lifetime. That poem has now become my latest book: Undetectable. I had Hepatitis … Continue reading

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Imaginarium 3: The Best Canadian Speculative Writing

Kim Goldberg October 30, 2014  The Table of Contents for the latest Imaginarium anthology (Imaginarium 3) from ChiZine Publications has just been announced. And I am delighted to be included with my micro-fable “A Tall Girl”. Imaginarium is an annual … Continue reading

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PHOTOS: Cascadia Poetry Festival 2014

Kim Goldberg May 8, 2014 I’m back home in Nanaimo after my fabulous 6-day getaway to Seattle for the Second Cascadia Poetry Festival. And we are already planning Cascadia 3 for next year in Nanaimo! So save the date (April … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Urban Poetry Cafe

April 2, 2014 Yesterday we kicked off National Poetry Month with another Urban Poetry Café on the Changes Radio show on CHLY 101.7 FM in Nanaimo. You can listen to the podcast here—one full hour of poems from around the … Continue reading

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Poetry Launch: Fishing for Mermaids

March 16, 2014 My friend and colleague Mary Ann Moore will be launching her first full-length poetry collection, Fishing for Mermaids, on Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 1:00 pm at the Bethlehem Retreat Centre in Nanaimo (2371 Arbot Road). All welcome! … Continue reading

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