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yegwords 11
yegwords 11
September 10, 2013

Words with Friends 11 – Wednesday, October 2

It’s time for Words with Friends. It’s been a whole summer but now we’re back. We missed you so much! It’s time to get together for some drinks and to celebrate words and friends like only we know how. This time we’re going to gather in my new favourite ... read more »


WordCrawl 2013
WordCrawl 2013
May 13, 2013

WordCrawl 2013

Last year, WordCrawl was a great success and we definitely wanted to do it again this year. We had so much fun! This year’s Crawl will be on June 8, 2013, which happens to be the same day as Edmonton Pride Parade, and we know that lots of people ... read more »


Symbiotica
Symbiotica
March 27, 2013

Words with Friends presents Symbiotica: a collaborative exhibition of poetry and visual art

yegwords co-founders Kasia Gawlak and Jason Lee Norman have rounded up 20 of our city’s very talented poets and visual artists to create Symbiotica, an official Edmonton Poetry Festival 2013 event in partnership with Daffodil Gallery (10412 124 St.). Symbiotica sees poets and artists work together in collaboration over ... read more »


Words with Friends
Words with Friends
January 23, 2013

Words with Friends Symbiotic Writing and Art Show – Call for Contributors

We are so super excited to announce that we are seeking contributors for our upcoming cross-discipline collaborative project, the product of which will run as a special Bring Your Own Venue event as part of the 2013 Edmonton Poetry Festival at the end of April. About the Project We are ... read more »


January 18, 2013

Words with Friends presents V-Day Teen Angst Night

Ever rhymed “life” with “strife” and “love” with “dove” in the same pathetic poem? We’ve all been there. Last fall, Kasia got an e-mail from a friend and colleague who suggested that Edmonton might be ready for a Teen Angst Poetry Night, and that yegwords were just the people ... read more »