To hear the World Poetry Cafe New Year Show or download it: CLICK HERE!
The World Poetry Cafe Team with hosts Ariadne Sawyer and Israel Mota plus Ryan Handy and tech Gerry, celebrated New Years day with a special program of good wishes, e-poems and music. Canadian based music was featured by Pancho and Sal, Godwin Barton and Susan Cogan and International music by Ablaye Cissoko and Volker Goetze (Griot)
Thanks to Yaman, we had 1,568 visitors from around the world on Wednesday! Thank you all for visiting.
Featured e-poets were:
Lini Grol, Brampton, Ontario, Canada with her poem : A New Start to 2013. Israel translated her poem into Spanish and read it on air.
Carol Knepper, New Brunswick, Canada with her poem: I Vow To Kneel.
Saleh Mazumder, Bangladesh with his poem New Year.
Michael Kwaku Kesse Somuah, Ghana with his poem Living in a Fools Hopes . Michael will be a featured guest on the World Poetry Cafe, January 8th.
Sadly the pictures of our show did not come out so I am putting in the WP Family Portrait instead.