Events and readings

4th Annual “Ode to A Farmer Poetry” Contest

Ode to Farmers Poetry Contest

Will be one of the judges for the 4th annual “Ode to a Farmer” poetry contest as part of Farmers Appreciation Week, presented by the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets. Deadline is September 18th!

For the fourth year in a row, we invite British Columbians to show their appreciation for BC farmers and agriculture through words. Whether it be a sonnet, limerick or haiku, get your creativity juices flowing and send in your farm-themed poem.”

Click here for more details or to enter

Events and readings

BC Farmers Market’s Ode to a Farmer Poetry Contest

Delighted to once again be a judge, along with Tamara Leigh and Ronda Payne, for the  Ode to A Farmer Poetry contest during Farmers Appreciation Week:

Carrots_of_many_colorsFor the third year in a row, we invite British Columbians to show their appreciation for BC farmers and agriculture through words. Whether it be a sonnet, limerick or haiku, get your creativity juices flowing and send in your farm-themed poem by Sunday, September 13, 2015.” 

Click For Contest Details

Events and readings

Ode to A Farmer Poetry Contest Winners

…in time for Thanksgiving…

I was honoured to be one of three judges for this year’s BC Farmers Market poetry contest – poems were sent in from many regions of the province. Wonderful to connect with noted BC writers Tamara Leigh and Ronda Payne!

Regional Winners

Read the winning poem here