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On both Saturday and Sunday, all participants will have a lunch break from 12:00-1:30.  This year we are pleased to announce that we will be serving lunch. The lunch combo consists of a nourish bowl, a cookie, and juice or pop.  … Continue reading


Media from last year’s festival (2017) Everyone’s talking about Spoke  Okanagan literary festival ‘puts Vernon on the map’ with award-winning writers hosting workshops Vernon, BC—There’s a novelist who’s written a bestseller about Daniel Boone, a non-fiction writer who voyages to … Continue reading

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WORKSHOP A – Foldn’ Towels, Foldn’ Bone: Poesy in Fold with Sandra Lynn Joseph Lynxleg  Before you come to this workshop, look in your hall closets, cabinets, tool kits, anywhere you notice folds.  How were you taught to fold – towels, paper, your … Continue reading

Welcome to our third Spoke Literary Festival!  Take a look at this year’s fantastic line up of talented writers! REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED Accessibility: All the events at Spoke Literary Festival are wheelchair accessible.  At Okanagan College and the Okanagan … Continue reading


We are Spoke Literary Collective – a group of seven women writers that meet regularly to discuss our craft. The group includes: Natalie Appleton, Hannah Calder, Michelle Doege, Kristin Froneman, Kerry Gilbert, Karen Meyer and Laisha Rosnau. Over the five years … Continue reading


Natalie Appleton is an award-winning writer of multiple genres. Natalie recently won Prairie Fire’s Banff Centre Bliss Carman Poetry Award, and she is the author of I Have Something to Tell You, a literary memoir. She is a graduate of the University of Regina … Continue reading


SPOKE LITERARY FESTIVAL 2018 Weekend Pass Includes: 4 Writing Workshops: Saturday, Aug. 11, 10:00-12:00 and 1:30-3:30 Sunday, Aug. 12, 10:00-12:00 and 1:30-3:30 2 Literary & Social Gatherings: Friday, Aug. 10, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Welcome gathering (Caetani Cultural Centre) Saturday, … Continue reading


SPOKE LITERARY FESTIVAL 2016: Friday, August 19-Sunday, August 21  WORKSHOPS The Art of Dialogue: From Page to Stage with Jeremy Beaulne In the world of the theatre, perhaps more than in any other literary genre, characters reveal themselves through dialogue. They … Continue reading


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