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World Poetry Celebrates International Women’s Day!


World Poetry celebrated International Women’s Day  with Empowered Women and Unsung Heroes!  Despite some tech difficulties, a great time was had by all.

We send our respect, love and caring to all the women of the world and a tribute to all the men who are unsung heroes, supporting and caring for the women of the world.



Videos of the event, thanks to the Video Guy, Unsung Hero Ken Adler:

Here is the youtube video playlist link to last night’s WPO event held @ the NWPL https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlK1FubxTgqpyIjg0qAWJR4bzEBeJGKvd


World Poetry Celebrates Sherry Duggal from Canada and India!

Ariadne’s Notes: The World Poetry  Café Radio  Show with hosts Ariadne Sawyer and Neall Ryon welcomed the lovely, multitalented author, Sherry Duggal on Tuesday night, August 11, 9 pm PST. 

Sherry 002 A special book launch for her new book, Beneath the Surface in this caring, spiritual and loving radio show. CLICK HERE to hear the show.  Buy the book here: http://sherryduggal.wix.com/sherry-duggal It is well worth reading!


Beneath The Surface” combines her passion for mind body medicine and the written form of expression. The goal of  her book is to create emotional and spiritual awareness.

Based on Chinese Medicine philosophy  “Beneath The Surface” is written in poetic prose style as a stream of consciousness.

The five elements, which forms the basis of all ancient forms of medicine is a central theme in her book.

Blood imagery highlights the link between the non physical and physical realms. Mind and matter compete as emotions flow through the central character.

Through the protagonist, Sherry plays with these polarities as the other characters come in and out of her life like wisps of her imagination.

Sherry has delved into many genres of writing.

She presented her play “Eve:A Balancing Act” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the biggest theatre festival in the world.

She was also one of eight featured writers for the “Pull Festival” where she presented her ten minute one act play in Vancouver, B.C

Her play “Love Therapy” was featured at the “Masala!Mehndi! Masti!” festival, the biggest South Asian Festival in North America in Toronto, Ontario.

She has also performed her poetry at the “India International Center” in New Delhi, India
Locally Sherry has performed for and was a featured writer for “World Poetry”,, “Poetic Justice” and the “Surrey Muse”.
Recently she performed for the Rabindranath Tagore festival and the Sufi Legacy Conference.
Her writing is sufi inspired.

She also received the “Empowered Poet Award 2014 and a grant from the Hari Sharma Foundation (2015) toward her indiegogo campaign for her international book launch.

Lastly, this year Sherry performed in Mumbai, India and was also featured in the Lucknow Literary Festival, one of the top six literary festivals in India.
Her website: http://sherryduggal.wix.com/sherry-duggal
Magazine article
TV interview “Writing and Healing”

World Poetry Proudly Presents Sherry Duggal from Canada!


Ariadne’s Notes: The World Poetry Café Radio Show hosts Ariadne Sawyer and Jaz Gill welcomed the talented poet Sherry Duggal in a radio launch of her new book which will be launched in India in November. Please contribute to her trip and get some great perks!

We also had a fundraiser for our show : please go to www.coopradio.org and become a member and  put in the name of the World Poetry Café as your favorite show.  Supper tech Israel Mota with special Halloween sound effects and tech trainee Ali, topped off the evening. CLICK HERE for the show.


SHERRY DUGGAL is a naturopathic doctor who is now focusing on her creative side. She has written for prominent magazines such as Darpan Magazine and the Canadian Immigrant Magazine, a branch of the Toronto Star. Her other works are performance oriented. Sherry presented her comedy play “Love Therapy” at the Masala Mehndi Masti! festival, the biggest South Asian Festival in North America.

One of eight featured writers, her one woman act “Epiphany” was presented as part of the Pull Festival in Vancouver, B.C. She also presented her play “Eve: A Balancing Act” at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and has also recently performed in New Delhi, India. Sherry was the lead in a feature film called “Plus” and has worked on a number of short films and music videos, while training at various acting studios in Vancouver, B.C.

She has been featured on numerous radio stations such as RJ 1200, Red FM and has been interviewed for TV shows such as Hamaara Andaaz, Waqt 4U and EveRiathing. She also received the 2014 Empowered Poet Award recently at the World Poetry Canada and International Peace Festival. Sherry Duggal will releasing her first book “Beneath the Surface” through Leadstart Publishing in Mumbai, Maharashtra in November and will also be doing a local launch in Vancouver, B.C.Her book combines her passion of the written word with her knowledge of mind/ body medicine. 

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