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World Poetry Calebrates Jesus Cristobal & Dia de Los Muertos

World Poetry Cafe was honoured to welcome the eloquent  Jesus Cristobal, Mayan,  originally from Guatemala in our valued partnership of the Heart of the City Festival.  October 26, 1-2 pm, on CFRO 100.5 FM. Jesus is an active member of the Downtown East Side , leading community paper decorations and joining in playing the Marimba.

We  also celebrated the Day of the Dead, El Dia de Los Muertos on the show in English and Spanish. This is a special day on Nov. 2 in Mexico and Central America. Jesus was able to tell us about the origins and the people to be honoured  at their event in Vancouver , BC, Canada.

In Vancouver,  BC, Canada, on November 2, from El Dia de Los Muertos, will be celebrated at Oppenheimer Park (  When the veil is thin )  1-4 pm at  488 Powell St. In  loving memory of friends  ancestors and family members. Bring a photo, light a candle and share a poem. Latin American Food, marimba music  also will be offered.  Free. Join this wonderful event in collaboration with WATARI and Oppenheimer Park.

The show included  Marimba  and Incan music plus peace poems from Dave Beaton,  New Newfoundland , Alone. Eftichia kapardeli from Greece with her poem Love in the Time of Fear and Helen Bar-Lev,, Israel , with her poem April. Poems read by sound Engineer Victor Schwartzman and host and producer, Ariadne Sawyer.


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World Poetry Celebrates John Preston & the Renaissance Bookstore!

Ariadne’s Notes: The World Poetry Café Radio Show, with producer and host Ariadne Sawyer and Neall Ryon, plus sound engineer Victor Schwartzman   on June 16, Thursday, 1-2 pm  CFRO, 105.FM  was excited to feature John Preston  from the Renaissance Bookstore in New Westminster,  BC, Canada. John spoke about their new store and events in the future as well as his interests in healing and spirituality; Remote viewing, and future forecasting were also discussed.  E-poets: Vani Pradeep , India and Dr. Kapardeli Eftichia  from Greece. To check out events and buy through their e-bay go to http://www.renaissancebookstore.com/












Also special Haiku by  to celebrate the upcoming World Poetry New Westminster Haiku Celebration on the 22nd. At the New Westminster Public Library. wpnw-poster-June-2016-vs1

“Renaissance Books offers a welcoming environment for book lovers as well as artists. The store offers additional shelf space for books, from the trendy to the obscure. You will find used, out-of-print, hard-to-find books and new local authors books. We stock many titles, so you call and we will be able to track down just about any book. Whether you locate what you want in our store or in our Ebay store, you will find that our selection is unparalleled.

Shelf space for Science Fiction, Fantasy, Romance, and also Arts & Crafts. We have set-up sections based on popularity and demand from our customers.

Our new store also offers space for customer amenities.We support local authors and we  sell your books and to hold book launches/signing and above all meet your friends.  Source: Renaissance website.”

Join us in celebrating the new location of the Renaissance Bookstore!