|Poets Milton Acorn and Gwendolyn MacEwen|
The event was held at the historic St. Andrew by the Lake Anglican Church before a generous and appreciative crowd which filled the beautiful church.
|Our venue, the beautiful |
St. Andrew by the Lake
|George Elliott Clarke, Canada's seventh national |
poet laureate, explains the origin of the Festival
|The poet and essayist |
Trevor Abes starts the first set ...
|Karen Mulhallen, force majeure |
and Canadian literary icon
|Whitney French, writer, storyteller |
and multi-disciplinary artist
|Honey Novick, singer, songwriter & poet|
|A musical interlude with the |
talented pianist Roger Sharp
|Poet, singer/songwriter Robert Priest |
leads the second set
Inaugural Poet Laureate
sail into the sunset ...