Translation: An Odyssey to Forgiveness

By Danielle Champiet-Coronado Forgive: the intentional and voluntary process by which a victim undergoes a change in feelings and attitude regarding an offense: letting go of negative emotions. The road to forgiveness can be difficult and tumultuous, but no other road is more worthwhile to travel. It’s how we cross over to peace and happiness […]

The Fight For Equality

By Danielle Champiet-Coronado  As thqe sun concluded its brilliant light show and bid good-night with a dazzling array of stars, literature lovers amassed to the Barnes & Noble in Vancouver for the open mic Poetry Group. The reading was of two of the most poignant books in the gender equality movement; Veils, Halos and Shackles and Raising […]

Villain Songs by Tammy Robacker

By Danielle Champiet-Coronado Something mischievous this way blows and the room was afire with Halloween prose. There were ghosts and mummies and ghouls one and all, light-hearted humor and celebrations of fall. Great works they were and no, I’m not braggin’. Stories of woe and of hope and a bit about a dragon! Beware to […]

The Magic Of Andrew Michael Roberts

By Danielle Champiet-Coronado One of the things that I love most about the poetry groups at Barnes and Noble is all of the interesting and talented people that I meet each month. From newcomers to regular attendees to the guest poets, their stories and art are so fascinating. September’s guest poet is incredibly accomplished, enormously […]