The Second Annual Palaver International Literary Festival is a celebration of Caribbean literature, music and cuisine at Beach Area Four in Wasaga Beach. This is a two-day affair beginning on Saturday, August 6th at 10:00 a.m. with an open mic, followed by the opening ceremony at noon. A stage will be set up for the open mic event for both days for outstanding poets and storytellers. To participate you must register at www.palaver.ca. Dianna's guest on BEACH CORNER is Mike Jarrett, founder of the festival. He is a writer and journalist for more than 40 years. Mike will give us an overview of the festival and share his thoughts on the importance of storytelling. BEACH CORNER is available ON DEMAND, anytime on any device from our Beach BOOSTER Radio Podcast Page. Please enjoy and share!