Island Writer Magazine

The Victoria Writers’ Society is pleased to present a collection of articles, poetry, fiction and creative non-fiction by Vancouver Island and Gulf Island writers.



POETRY READING IN JAMES BAY: November 16: 1:15pm


Writer, critic, teacher and poet, Yvonne Blomer was born in Zimbabwe, and came to Canada when she was two years old. With her husband she has taught in Japan, cycled through Southeast Asia, and lived in the UK, where she completed a Masters in Creative Writing with Distinction at The University of East Anglia. Yvonne is proud to be serving as the Poet Laureate for the City of Victoria, BC, and is the Artistic Director emeritus of the Planet Earth Poetry reading series.

Yvonne has two new chapbooks out, and will be reading from a selection of works.

Posted: 2018-11-13
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Vol 16, No 1 (2018): Summer

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