September 10, 2016
11am – 1:30pm
Resource Person Kevin Spenst
Facilitator Helga Parekh
Co-Facilitator Sonja Grgar
Waves Coffee, Gateway Skytrain, Surrey
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Free bi-monthly drop-in
Surrey Muse Writers (SMW) is a drop-in for writers to present work, exchange ideas and provide feedback to each other in order to facilitate the development of creative writing projects. Guidelines are in place for a respectful, positive, warm and inspiring interaction.
Kevin Spenst is a Surrey poet whose poetry has appeared in over a dozen Canadian literary publications such as Freefall, Prairie Fire, CV2, Dandelion, filling Station, qwerty, and Poetry is Dead; and has been published in the UK, the United States, Austria and India. In 2011, he won the Lush Triumphant Award for Poetry. Kevin’s work has been shortlisted for the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry, and his manuscript Ignite has come in as a finalist for the Alfred G. Bailey Prize. He has published many chapbooks of his poetry including Pray Goodbye (the Alfred Gustav Press, 2013), Retractable (the serif of nottingham, 2013), Happy Hollow and the Surrey Suite (self-published, 2012) and What the Frag Meant (100 tetes press, 2014).
Surrey Muse Writers is a project of Surrey Muse
Surrey Muse acknowledges with gratitude
the volunteer contributions made by the
facilitators and resource persons
to make this project happen.