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Love Me True | Sechelt

February 13 | 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Free

What keeps us together? What breaks us apart? In Love Me True, 27 creative nonfiction writers and 20 poets explore how marriage and committed relationships have challenged, shaped, supported and changed them. The stories and poems in this collection delve deep into the mysteries of long-term bonds.

Join three contributors—Andreas Schroeder, Kara Stanley & Simon Paradis—for coffee, desserts, and sweet literary and musical treats.

Books available for lending, sale, and signing.

In Love Me True, the authors cover a gamut of issues and ideas–everything from everyday conflicts to deep philosophical divides, as well as jealousy, adultery, physical or mental illness, and loss. There’s happiness here too, along with love and companionship, whether the long-term partnering is monogamous, polyamorous, same-sex or otherwise. From surprise proposals, stolen quickies, and snoring to arranged marriage, affairs, suicide, and much more, the wide-ranging personal stories and poems in Love Me True are sometimes funny, sometimes harrowing, and always engaging as they offer their intimate and varied insights into the complex state that is marriage.

Organizer

Caitlin Press
Website:
http://caitlin-press.com/

Venue

Sechelt Public Library
5797 Cowrie St
Sechelt, BC V0N 3A0 Canada
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Phone:
(604) 885-3260