November 22-2019 Gathering of Surrey Muse

88th Gathering

Featured art by Ed Kuris, poster design by Mariam Zohra

The 8th Anniversary Gathering (2011-2019)

November 22, 2019
Author Dorothy Christian
Poet Johnny MacRae
Performer Summer Pervez Sultan
Visiting Author Sharon Berg (Toronto)
Open Mic Opener Winston Le
Featured Art by Ed Kuris
Host Sana Janjua

5:30 – 8:30 PM
Room 405 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Open Mic
Book Table
Refreshments

Free event
Donations welcome

Updates will be posted here
Program
More about the gatherings
Gatherings

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Support our Projects
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)
Surrey Muse Writers
Women Who Named the Unnamed

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded Coast Salish territories of
the Semiahmoo, Katzie, Kwikwetlem, Kwantlen,
Qayqayt, Tsawwassen, Musqueam,
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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October 25-2019 Gathering of Surrey Muse

87th Gathering

Featured art by Ed Kuris, poster design by Mariam Zohra

October 25, 2019
Author Cathy Stonehouse
Poet Ian Cognito
Performer Bill Arnott
Open Mic Opener Enna de Guzman
Booksigning Author Annie Ross
Featured Art by Ed Kuris
Host Mariam Zohra D

5:30 – 8:30 PM
Room 405 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Open Mic
Book Table
Refreshments

Free event
Donations welcome

Updates will be posted here
Program
More about the gatherings
Gatherings

‘LIKE’ us on FB
facebook.com/pages/Surrey-Muse/
Follow on Twitter
@SurreyMuse

Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded territories of the
Kwantlen, Katzie, Musqueam,
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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September 27-2019 Gathering of Surrey Muse

86th Gathering

Featured art by Ed Kuris, poster design by Mariam Zohra

September 27, 2019
Author Chimedum Ohaegbu
Poet Jessica Johns
Performer Tim Mar
Booksigning Author Naava Smolash
Featured Art by Ed Kuris
Host Jovian Radheshwar

5:30 – 8:30 PM
Room 405 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Open Mic
Book Table
Refreshments

Free event
Donations welcome

Updates will be posted here
Program
More about the gatherings
Gatherings

‘LIKE’ us on FB
facebook.com/pages/Surrey-Muse/
Follow on Twitter
@SurreyMuse

Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded territories of the
Kwantlen, Katzie, Musqueam,
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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Tamar Vokey – Surrey Muse

Tamar Vokey is a retired teacher whose love for writing has stayed strong since childhood when, at the age of 10, she wrote and illustrated her first book. Since then, she has dipped in many genres from personalized humorous greeting cards in the 80’s to early 2000’s, to writing poetry, short stories and flash fiction. One of her blogs got over 50,000 hits within the first year, when she decided it was best to quit while ahead and leave her readers itching for more. Her work has been published in From This Place, an anthology for Newfoundland women writers, a Grade 7 literature text book, and Downhome, a magazine published in Toronto for Newfoundlanders. Tamar is now working on two projects- the second edit of her NaNoWriMo book Oh My God!, and a collection of supernatural short stories titled 13×2.

Visit Tamar’s facebook profile
facebook.com/tamarelizabethvokey
Contact Tamar
tamar_vokey@yahoo.com

At the August 23 gathering of Surrey Muse, Tamar will begin the Open Mic Session. More information about the event is here: august-23-2019

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Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded Coast Salish territories of the Katzie,
Kwantlen, Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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Angel Edwards – Surrey Muse

Photo by Kent Mah

Angel Edwards is a Vancouver-based singer, songwriter, guitarist and poet who now performs as a solo artist. She has just launched her third book of poetry Spirits Dressed Up As Poems to add to her earlier two titles Tales in the Dreams Garden and Lust Unfiltered By Love, with Silver Bow publishing in 2018 and 2019. Angel’s work has been published in newspapers and magazines in Canada, Ireland, England, Africa, Romania USA and Croatia. She performs her music and poetry live and is available for hire.

Visit Angel’s website
angeledwards.ca
Listen to Angel’s music
reverbnation.com/angeledwards
Contact Angel
angeledwards@yahoo.com

At the August 23 gathering of Surrey Muse, Angel will be the Featured Performer. More information about the event is here: august-23-2019

‘LIKE’ us on FB
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Follow on Twitter
@SurreyMuse

Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded Coast Salish territories of the Katzie,
Kwantlen, Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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Asel Omar – Surrey Muse

Asel Omar is a Russian Canadian writer and scholar from Kazakhstan who arrived in Vancouver earlier this year. Writing in Russian, she has published four books of poetry and short fiction titled ‘Credo’, ‘Early Colds’, ‘Blue Wolf’ and ‘Tengri Talisman’. She has also written movie scripts and philosophical articles. Her works have been published in Russia, France, Serbia, USA and Montenegro. She is a member of the Russian and Kazakhstan PEN. Asel graduated from Moscow Literary Institute in the Higher Courses of Scriptwriters and Directors at the Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia. She worked as a PR specialist for commercial companies in Moscow, and taught philosophy in higher educational institutions.

Visit Asel’s Facebook page
facebook.com/asel.omar.9619
Contact Asel
gal788788@gmail.com

At the August 23 gathering of Surrey Muse, Asel will be the Featured Author. More information about the event is here: august-23-2019

‘LIKE’ us on FB
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Follow on Twitter
@SurreyMuse

Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded Coast Salish territories of the Katzie,
Kwantlen, Musqueam, Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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August 23-2019 Gathering of Surrey Muse

85th Gathering

Featured art by Ed Kuris, poster design by Mariam Zohra

August 23, 2019
Author Asel Omar
Poet Isabella Wang
Performer Angel Edwards
Open Mic Opener Tamar Vokey
Featured Art by Ed Kuris
Host Fauzia Rafique

5:30 – 8:30 PM
Room 405 – City Centre branch
Surrey Public Library
Phone: (604) 598-7420
(Surrey Central skytrain)

Open Mic
Book Table
Refreshments

Free event
Donations welcome

Updates will be posted here
Program
More about the gatherings
Gatherings

‘LIKE’ us on FB
facebook.com/pages/Surrey-Muse/
Follow on Twitter
@SurreyMuse

Support our Projects
Surrey Muse Writers
Surrey Muse At Large (SMAL)

Contact
surrey.muse@gmail.com

Surrey Muse gatherings take place
on the unceded territories of the
Kwantlen, Katzie, Musqueam,
Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations.

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