Secret Lantern Society Winter Solstice Festival

Secret Lantern Society Winter Solstice Festival

December 21st was the longest night of the year, or the winter solstice. To celebrate, I headed out to Granville Island for the Secret Lantern Society's Winter Solstice Lantern Festival. The festival has three locations, typically, in Yaletown, Strathcona, and Granville. This year I chose Granville, though next year I might try out Yaletown! Yaletown and [...]

WORD Vancouver – A Festival for Literature

WORD Vancouver – A Festival for Literature

On Sunday, September 25th, I went to WORD Vancouver, a literary festival for BC's local writers, poets, comic artists, magazine publishers, and small presses. The festival took place in front of and inside Vancouver Public Library, a beautiful, Coliseum-esque building that winds into itself. The festival coincided with the Royal Couple's visit to Vancouver, so [...]