For book purchase in Canada

retail:  through your local bookstore or
wholesale:  through your supplier, or directly from

For book purchase in the USA

retail:  through your local bookstore or
wholesale: through your supplier or

For any inquiries, please use the contact form provided.

8 + 12 =

Naomi Beth Wakan

Naomi Beth Wakan has published over fifty books. She is the Inaugural Poet Laureate of Nanaimo (2014–16) and the Federation of British Columbia Writers’ Inaugural Honorary Ambassador.

Wakan is a member of The League of Canadian Poets, Haiku Canada, and Tanka Canada. She lives on Gabriola Island, British Columbia, Canada, with her husband, the sculptor Elias Wakan.

first garden strawberry
we divide it carefully
for dessert . . .
such division.
only brings us closer

from Wind on the Heath