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Short Story and Poetry Contest Winners

Congratulations to overall winner Adam Gauntlet whose short story won the hearts of our judges. “Trouble with the Mate” was praised for its “adept structure and characterisation that made the short story successful—it’s a well-told little yarn combining diverse characters (including a dog), engaging dialogue and humour, and an historical context.” Adam received a cash prize of $500. In the poetry division there was a tie between two beautiful and very different pieces, Nancy Anne Miller’s “Water Logged” and Debbie…


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Artists View: Lee Petty

What’s your background? My earliest childhood memory was when I was in my backyard, playing in the fields surrounded by tall snapdragons and Easter lilies. My parents had rented the field to Aberfeldy back in the 70’s which was across…


Events

This is Marlin Country

  It is a gorgeous Bermudaful day, the sun beats down brightly as the white wake of the boat dissolves into snow-like patches of bubbles against the bluest blue imaginable. The boat drones when, suddenly, all peace is shattered as…


Our Bermuda

Twelve to Twenty: Photographing Teenage Bermuda

 "It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are" e.e. Cummings     Spending your days peddling around Bermuda on a bicycle in the wintertime searching for teenagers may be a nightmare for some, but for Toronto-based…


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Artists View: Melanie Francis

Who are you and what do you do? I am a painter a gemologist, traveler and student. A lover of life!     Why do you do what you do? I find the discipline of a technically rigorous art intensely…

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Nancy Anne Miller Book Signing

Bermudian poet Nancy Anne Miller will be signing her new book Somersault this Friday, April 24th at Brown & Co. With visual imagery that matches the vivid subject matter of her island home, Miller writes about a colonial childhood within…