Last month, Swoon held its third event and it was a blast! But don’t just take our word for it—we’ve got photographic evidence!
Sierra Skye Gemma and Ruth Daniell start off Swoon’s fall event by sharing some of their favourite things.
andrea bennett shares poetry from her book Canoodlers.
Janine Alyson Young reads a story from her short fiction collection Hideout Hotel.
Lucas Crawford entertains the crowd with his hilarious poetry.
Poet Mallory Tater shares her creative non-fiction with an audience for the first time.
Shannon Rayne tackles sex and performance with a personal essay.
Ellie Sawatzky reads poems about love ( and goats).
Andrea Routley captivates the crowd with a short story from her collection Jane and the Whales.
Ruth Daniell and her magical balloons.
Love is in the air, with Sierra Skye Gemma and Ruth Daniell.
Just as good in black and white.
Writer Chris Evans and writer and illustrator Andrea Hoff chat with Sierra Skye Gemma.
Photographer extraordinaire Sugar le Fae poses with Swoon creator Ruth Daniell.
Poets Sugar le Fae and Dominique Bernier-Cormier talk writing after the event.
Spring 2014 Swooner Nicole Boyce takes in the show.
Sierra Skye Gemma gets in a few cuddles with poet Matthew Walsh.
Writers Andrea Hoff and Claire Matthews smile for the camera.
Lots of love between Sugar le Fae, Sierra Skye Gemma, and Andrea Hoff.
We hope you had a chance to make it out to the event. We’d like to again thank writers andrea bennett, Lucas Crawford, Shannon Rayne, Andrea Routley, Ellie Sawatzky, Mallory Tater, and Janine Alyson Young for joining the Swoon family. We’d also like to thank our host venue, Trees Organic Cafe, and our audience for making this the largest Swoon event ever! We had a blast and hope you had one too.
If you weren’t able to make it to the reading, don’t fret—we’ll be announcing the date for the Spring event in the new year.
Thank you for your support!