Welcome to the revived Contact Press. Our purpose is to keep Raymond Souster’s poetry and name alive. We are pleased to announce the October 2014 publication of Come Rain, Come Shine: The Last Poems of Raymond Souster.

December 2019 New Title – We are also pleased to announce the publication of  Dear Ray: A Love Poem for Raymond Souster by Donna Dunlop, which received a Kirkus starred review.  Dear Ray was later named one of the BEST BOOKS OF 2020 by Kirkus Reviews.

For further details and to place orders for either book, please click on the Books page.


Photo by Donna Dunlop. In Raymond’s backyard at 39 Baby Point Road, Toronto.