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Whistler Independent Book Award Winner!

We’ve been holding our collective breath ever since Gail Sidonie Sobat’s poetry book, How the Light is Spent, was named as a semi-finalist for this national book award. Gail’s book is published by Wintergreen Studios Press. Well, at the 15th annual Whistler Writers Festival, held 13-16 October, Gail’s book was declared the winner in the poetry category! This year’s festival hosted the inaugural Whistler Independent Read More

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Whistler Nominee: How the Light is Spent

We’re thrilled to announce that Gail Sidonie Sobat’s book of poetry, How the Light is Spent, has been long-listed for the Whistler Independent Book Awards for 2016. How the Light is Spent is published by Wintergreen Studios Press. How the Light is Spent is a meditation on love and loss, on time and tempo. From the Drumheller Badlands to Istanbul, Turkey and back to Canada, Read More

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Gail Sidonie Sobat’s Poetry Prize

Gail Sidonie Sobat’s poetry book, How the Light is Spent, published in 2013 by Wintergreen Studios Press, is being honored as a Shelf Unbound Notable Book in the poetry category as part of the The Third Annual Shelf Unbound Writing Competition for Best Independently Published Book, sponsored by Bowker. Gail’s book will be featured in the December/January 2015 issue of Shelf Unbound. It is available Read More

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Book Launch: Thursday, May 9th

May 4th is the publication date for How the Light is Spent, a new book of poetry for Wintergreen Studios Press, by Alberta author Gail Sidonie Sobat. The three sections of Gail’s book pay homage to young love, distant lands, and familiar landscapes. Grand themes of loss and longing intermingle with rich scenes of Turkish markets, followed by softer poems about snowfalls in Canada. With so Read More