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Shield

SHIELD Kim Goldberg On this solstice morning through slits of light in the privacy screen I planted to shield myself from my neighbour (who is in no way offensive but merely there) I glimpse pieces of a doe gliding past— … Continue reading

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For Rhino in a Shrinking World

I just received my copy of this stunning international anthology of eco-poetry, For Rhino in a Shrinking World. This spectacular large format book (8 ¼” x 10 ½”) was initiated and edited by South African poet Harry Owen (former Poet Laureate … Continue reading

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Nanaimo Christmas Bird Count 2012

I spent yesterday as I do every year at this time – roaming the wilds of Cedar and Yellowpoint from sun-up til sun-down,  identifying and counting every bird I can see for Nanaimo’s Annual Christmas Bird Count. And what a … Continue reading

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Art for an Oil-Free Coast: 4-City Launch

Don’t miss the book launch, art exhibit and film screening for Canada’s Raincoast at Risk: Art for an Oil-Free Coast, opening in four coastal BC communities this November and December (in Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Salt Spring Island.) This past summer, … Continue reading

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Poets for an Oil-Free Coast

Join me Friday, September 21, 2012 at Planet Earth Poetry in Victoria for the launch of Poems for an Oil-Free Coast – a fantastic chapbook from Red Tower Bookworks. The event begins at 7:30 pm at Moka House, 1633 Hillside … Continue reading

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Joe Rosenblatt’s Whimsical Wildlife

Have a look a these 13 wonderful, tiny (5×7″) Whimsical Wildlife paintings by internationally acclaimed artist and poet Joe Rosenblatt. They are available for $50 each (the cheapeast you’ll ever own an original JR for!). And all procceds go to … Continue reading

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