Come Swoon on April 4

Jeffrey Ricker, co-host, is delighted with his new role with Swoon. Are you ready for April 4th? Get ready for an evening all about love, sex, and chocolate!

Jeffrey Ricker

Swoon_poster_3 Last year I was a reader at Swoon: A Literary Evening of Love, Sex, and Chocolate , held at Cocoa Nymph in Kitsilano. This year, I have the privilege of being co-host with my friend Ruth Daniell . She’s the brains behind the operation; I’m more like Special Guest Star Heather Locklear. ( Melrose Place fans will get the reference, though even mentioning it means I’m dating myself.)

And we have quite a list of talent lined up: Garth Martens, whose debut Prologue for the Age of Consequence, is coming out in April from Anansi; Sierra Skye Gemma, winner of the Edna Staebler Personal Essay Contest; and Joelle Barron, winner of the Malahat Open Season Award for Poetry. And that’s just three of them! Check out the whole lineup at the Swoon website, and then join us on Friday, April 4, for a…

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About Ruth Daniell

Ruth Daniell is a writer and the editor of Boobs: Women Explore What It Means to Have Breasts (Caitlin Press, 2016). Her work has appeared in Arc, CV2, Event, and Grain. Most recently, she was awarded first prize in the 2016 Nick Blatchford Occasional Verse Contest with The New Quarterly.
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