In this article, Dr. Leanne Haynes interviews Sonia Farmer about Poinciana Paper Press for ARC Magazine:
“…I thought that small press culture could do well in the Caribbean, especially in The Bahamas where we haven’t had so much of a publishing landscape per se—more like a culture of self-publishing. I wanted to create a new space at home for beautiful books to be made. I consider myself a writer, book-binder, letter-press printer, papermaker and printmaker who aims to make books as beautiful as the words inside of them. For me, books are an extension of the reading experience—books are very present in the stories they hold. So I use a little bit of everything I’ve learned along the way to make my projects at Poinciana Paper Press….”
Read more here.