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NDP Leadership debates

Leadership candidates, Joe Byrne and Margaret Andrade will participate in four debates across the Is [ ... ]

Free Sobeys Nutrition Classes

Nutrition events continue at Sobeys locations:  Cooking for Arthritis will be held March 22, 1 [ ... ]


I should have fished with herons,
scurried after the waves with plovers.
Honeysuckle might have sweetened my lips,
wind-bent spruce trees given shelter.
I could have sailed away in moonlight
when the sea played silver chords.

The stars still linger in my breath
those autumn nights when the air stings.

Memories lie among driftlogs on the shore,
glass floats from broken nets.
Geese pass by in the wakeful night,
the tide shifts to the moon’s measure.
I should have hunted with owls,
crept with fog over moist pastures.

The dew still gathers on my tongue
those mornings when I tell the earth my dreams.

—Richard Lemm. Dancing in Asylum. Pottersfield Press, 1982. 

PEI poet laureate Deirdre Kessler selects a poem a month by an Island poet for readers of The Buzz.


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Some Upcoming Events

Charlottetown screening

Bluefin by John Hopkins to be shown at UPEI March 25
UPEI Island filmmaker John Hopkins will p [ ... ]

Self Love Saturday

April 28
Charlottetown Murphy Hospitality Group is partnering with the Canadian Mental Health Associ [ ... ]

John William Smith

August 10, 1927—March 16, 2018 First Poet Laureate of Prince Edward Island
Professor Emeritus at U [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Islanders nominated for 2018 JUNO Awards

Several artists from Prince Edward Island have received 2018 JUNO Award nominations. The East Point [ ... ]

Ten Strings And A Goat Skin in Charlotte...

Indian River Festival presents Ten Strings And A Goat Skin, the award winning bilingual folk/fu [ ... ]

The Guild Presents: The PEI Pay-What-You...

The second annual The Guild Presents: The PEI Pay-What-You-Can Theatre Festival (PPTF)will offe [ ... ]