Poetry to reflect on resilience and resistance

The women’s meditative poetry group felt that the close of Indigenous People’s month and the start of a new month–with ongoing issues–would be a good time to select a woman poet who writes from an indigenous perspective.
At 9am Pacific on Saturday and Sunday, we’ll continue to meet over zoom at ucv.im/cuuwa
The featured poet is Rita Bouvier.  https://www.thistledownpress.com/html/search/Authors/Rita_Bouvier/index.cfm
Her poetry collections are at vpl.ca.  As well, several poems are available on line.
There are several places on youtube we can hear her read her own poems.

How do we hold silence

Deeper than bone

(audio only)

Here’s a short interview with video:


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