Diana Hayes in a west coast Canadian poet, photographer and editor. She is also the founding member of the Salt Spring Seals, a team of open water swimmers that practice their sport year round, in all weather in the various bays and harbours of the Gulf Islands.  Many of her poems, stories and photographs are inspired by the abundant sea life discovered while swimming in the Salish Sea.

Sapphire and the Hollow Bone released Sept. 2023, Ekstasis Editions .. read more 
LANGUAGE OF LIGHT released June 2023, house of appleton .. read more
GOLD IN THE SHADOW: Twenty-Two Ghazals and a Cento for Phyllis Webb
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New Spoken Word CD Deeper Into The Forest released 2020 .. read more
Labyrinth of Green released 2019 .. click here for more information