Wayne Ray

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English: Wayne Scott Ray(born 1950 in Alabama) is the London, Ontario author poet and photographer of the samples of his images on this page.

Wayne Scott Ray is a Canadian poet and photographer active in Canadian poetry circles and organizations.

Although born in Alabama, Ray grew up in Canada (on [[1]]Ernest Harmon Air Force Base and became a Canadian citizen in 1978. A postal worker by trade, Ray began writing poetry in his late teens. He has published 15 books of poetry and non-fiction as well as pieces in Canadian periodicals, webzines, journals and newspapers. His work has been included in anthologies and he was awarded the Editors Prize for Best Poet Published in 1989 by Canadian Author and Bookman.

His photography has been used in journals and newspapers and had 6 gallery shows between 1996 and 2006.

Also active in organizing, Ray is was a founding member of the Canadian Poetry Association in 1985 and was Secretary/Treasurer of the Toronto chapter (1985–88) and the London, Ontario chapter (1992-1995), and National Coordinator. He was co-chairman of the League of Canadian Poets: Associates (Toronto) for 1985/86, was instrumental in helping establish the London (Ontario) Arts Council and was the 1999 President of the London New Arts Festival.

Contact him on his [[2]]USER Page


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Wayne Ray[edit]

Botanical photos[edit]


Long range mountains[edit]

Corner Brook to Port aux Choix

Photo collage[edit]

Photo poems[edit]

Sheaves Cove[edit]

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