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World Poetry Celebrates Anita, Isreal and Omolara !

 Ariadne’s Notes: A wonderful radio show –the World Poetry Café, CFRO. 100.5 FM Thursday, February 16, 2017 with guests Anita Aguirre Nieveras  who read her poetry and talked about helping others as well as describing the importance of poetry in her successful workshops with Seniors.


Special guest Omolara Oyesiku who read a beautiful birth poem in Yoruba and English and composes wonderful songs and is a reggae singer.


Former host and tech Israel Mota called in from Mexico and sang Happy Birthday along with some great messages about bringing the world together in peace, respect and love.

He also had a lovely message for the world and a quote from Nelson Mandela about dealing with hope instead of hate. Israel mentioned that in universities in Mexico,

they are devoting time to meditation and positive messages to help the world.

A big thank you to Kerry who filled in while Victor was away and to Neall Ryon for his hosting.

Thank you to Coop-radio for their kindness and support over the last 20 years.






World Poetry Celebrates the Amazing Nina Munteanu!

 Ariadne’s Notes: The World Poetry Café welcomed the talented author of numerous books Nina Munteau  to the radio show on  September 8th at 1pm, CFRO, 100.5 FM  Hosts Anita Nieveras, Neall Ryon  and engineer Victor Schwartzman had an engaging conversation about her newest books, one in English and the other in Italian , all about water .

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Nina Munteanu is “a master of metaphor…a creator of fantastic worlds and cultures…She turns an adventure story into a wonderland of alien rabbit holes…Rhea Hawke is a fresh and multi-faceted heroine.”–Craig Bowlsby, author of Empire of Ice and creator of Commander’s Log.

Internationally published author, teacher and limnologist which is the study of Nina Munteanu explores one of the most important elements of Earth.  Water is emerging as one of the single most important resources of this planet.  Already scarce in some areas it has become the new “gold” to be bought traded coveted cherished hoarded and abused worldwide.  Companies that deal in water are now traded on the stock exchange. 

The Splintered Universe: “A magic carpet ride of adventure that not only reaches deep into the folds of the universe but also into the depths of the soul.”–Goodreads Review.

“Water Is…” can be purchased in print format online at any Amazon store. It is also available at Blackbond Books (Ladner store). Readers can also find it in the main libraries (Vancouver Central Library, Richmond, City of North Vancouver libraries).The book will be available in E-book in winter 2016

“The Way of Water” is available in E-book format through the Italian Imprint “Future Fiction” on Amazon.com.

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World Poetry Celebrates the Wonderful Anita Aguirre Nieveras!

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Ariadne’s Notes: On September 1st, 1-2 pm PST, the World Poetry Café, your favorite intercultural, multilingual radio show on CFRO, 100.5 FM Celebrated the long term director and secretary of World Poetry. A show with fascinating insights into her life and her dedicated help to both youth and seniors as well as her contributions to education and poetry. Music from DISPELL by Laura Kelsey who is now in Nanaimo.  E-poems by Carla Evans (Pens for Peace) and Richard Doiron( As Per Design) as well as a first time poem in English by Rahmat Haidari ( Mother) were read.  Hosts: Ariadne Sawyer, Neall Ryon, Engineer Victor Schwartzman and volunteer Sharon Rowe. Also great thanks to the 87 countries that listen to us on a varying basis.


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Anita Aguirre Nieveras, World Poetry Lifetime Achievement Award Winner, World Poetry Ambassador to the Philippines , World Poetry executive secretary, educator, World Poetry Café Host, workshop leader, involved with Seniors Groups, dancer, poet and author. She has been with World Poetry since its inception.

Poem to follow.