Tagged: poetry


Canadian poet delights fans

Orpheus Theatre plays host to spoken word artist   Nathan Ross Staff Writer   Many Canadians wouldn’t recognize the name Shane Koyczan, but it’s likely many more would recognize his face. The poet from...


First Nations youth share wisdom

Tales told through poetry, dance and photography   Lindsay Douglas Staff Writer   Wisdom stories reflect on three questions: Who am I? What are the opportunities in my community? What kind of changes can...


Exchanging words with WordFest author

Jeanette Lynes is a Canadian-born author who has written five collections of poetry and, more recently, released her first novel. The book, titled The Factory Voice, is a fictional story of four women working...