Poet Laureates

An image of Wakefield Brewster

Wakefield Brewster

Wakefield Brewster is a professional poet and spoken word artist who was raised in Toronto…Read more

Kris Demeanor

Kris Demeanor

Calgary-born songwriter Kris Demeanor delights in exposing the underbelly of western Canadian culture—gambling, drug use,…Read more

derek beaulieu

​derek beaulieu

derek beaulieu is the author of eight books of poetry, three volumes of fiction and one volume…Read more

Micheline Maylor

Micheline Maylor

A certified poetry fanatic, Micheline Maylor teaches creative writing, poetry, fiction, non-fiction and composition at…Read more

Photo of Sheri-D Wilson

Sheri-D Wilson

Sheri-D Wilson is the award-winning author of 11 books, the creator of four short films,…Read more

A promo photo of Natalie Meisner

Natalie Meisner

Natalie Meisner is a multi-genre award-winning writer who grew up on the South Shore of…Read more