BLOMER, Yvonne




Author Tags: Poetry

Born in Zimbabwe, Yvonne Blomer came to Canada at age two. She completed a Master's degree at the University of East Anglia. She organizes the Planet Earth Poetry Reading Series in Victoria. This led her to co-edit Poems from Planet Earth (Leaf Press 2013 $20), edited by Yvonne Blomer and Cynthia Woodman Kerkham, featuring 117 poems from the Planet Earth Poetry platform in Victoria that is named after the late P.K. Page's poem 'Planet Earth.' 978-1-926655-58-1
Her new collection, As If a Raven, offers the reader a fresh way to see the natural world through a series of complex portraits drawing on myth, history and ornithological lore.
978-1-926794-19-8

BOOKS:

a broken mirror (fallen leaf, Ekstasis, 2006)
Landscapes and Home (Leaf Press, 2011).
The Book of Places (Black Moss 2012)
Bicycle Brand Jury (JackPine Press 2012)
Caged (Palimpsest Press 2014)
As If a Raven (Palimpsest Press 2014)

[BCBW 2014] "Poetry"