Category Archives: Love for Swoon

Declarations of Love by the Spring 2017 Swooners

At the Swoon Finale (on May 13, 2017), Sierra and I gave our audience members and authors the chance to participate in a love game. We handed out pieces of paper and invited everyone to write down specific things, people, … Continue reading

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Swoon: A Final Reading

Dearest Swooners, Ruth and Sierra have decided that this Swoon—on Saturday, May 13th, at 7 pm at Trees Organic Coffee on Granville Street in downtown Vancouver—will be our last. We have had a wonderful time sharing our love of literature, … Continue reading

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Swoon Spring 2017 – Meet the Authors

Swoon Spring 2017 is forthcoming on May 13, 2017. Check out the swoony details on the authors you’ll be meeting! To RSVP to the evening, check out the event page on Facebook. And for a full history and all bios of … Continue reading

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Registering Changes in Desire and the Breath: An Interview with Poet Adrienne Gruber

Swoon founder Ruth Daniell caught up with poet Adrienne Gruber (Fall 2016 Swooner) via email to talk about the challenges of balancing family life with a creative life, the importance of breath, and the allure of desire. And, of course, … Continue reading

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Swoon Spring 2016 – The Photos

Last night’s Swoon event was one of our best events ever, thanks to an amazing turnout (thanks, audience!) and amazing performances (thanks, authors!). Swoon Spring 2016 featured performances by Dina Del Bucchia and Daniel Zomparelli, Christopher Evans, Jim Johnstone, Laura … Continue reading

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Swoon Spring 2016 – Meet the Authors!

Swoon Spring 2016 is forthcoming on March 12, 2016. Check out the swoony details on the authors you’ll be meeting! To RSVP to the evening, check out the event page on Facebook. And for a full history and all bios … Continue reading

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Swoon Fall 2015 was a loverly success

Swoon Fall 2015’s event happened on November 14, 2015 and featured performances by (from left to right) Francine Cunningham, Elise Marcella Godfrey, Laura Ritland, Josh Massey, and Maureen Medved. We may be biased, but that’s one lovely, good-looking bunch of authors right there. … Continue reading

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