Latest News and Upcoming Events

May Issue Launch
Saturday, April 28, 2 pm
The Daily Grind Cafe (new spot downstairs)
1479 Birmingham Street
Join us to hear new poems, or read your own.

Left Bank Writers’ Group Meets
Thursday, May 17th, 6:30 pm
Sobey’s on North at Windsor
All welcome to share poetry and prose.

Photos from the City Hall Reading
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Submissions from out of HRM are now being accepted, for online publication only. Writers must live in Nova Scotia, or have some connection to the province. Please see the submissions page for more details.

updated April 23

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OHF Statistics

384 Authors – 100% HRM residents, ages 9 to 87
1394 poems in 74 issues, since March 2010
Plus 4 poems, from 2 authors, in 2 communities, for OHF Abroad.

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