AWP Conference, Tampa

Thursday, March 8 - Saturday, March 10: YesYes Books, Book Fair Saturday, March 10 S117. Literary Public Citizen: The Poet in the Community, Panel, 9:00 am In a round-table discussion based on audience questions and comments, we'll talk about how poets and writers can build community and meet local needs. More information ASIDE: As a child I […]

Poetry Reading: Imazine 2017 release party at Bear Library

Bear Library 101 Governor's Place, Bear, DE, United States

All are invited to attend. Connect with contributors  to Imazine 2017. This is the 7th annual volume of New Castle County Libraries annual creative writing and art magazine for teens. Teens: Publish your Writing Learn about publication opportunities, enjoy light refreshments, hear this year's contributors tell what inspired their pieces. Submissions for IMAZINE 2018 now open […]

Reading: official launch of More Challenges for the Delusional

The Rectangle 540A Freeman St., Orange, NJ, United States

I am participating in anthology reading at gallery space, The Rectangle, in Orange, NJ. My poem, "In the Stirrups," came out of a postcard prompt Peter Murphy gave on Sunday morning during the Getaway in 2014. More Challenges for the Delusional! Peter Murphy's Prompts and the Writing They Inspired I am so honored to have […]

Letters & Lanterns: Celebrating Filipino American History Month 2018

DE, United States

October is Filipino American History Month (FAHM). Come celebrate with me at the Newark Free Library. Simple reed and rice paper parols with 'tails' To honor the culture of the Philippine Islands, Newark Free Library is hosting a Parol Making Workshop. Participants will assemble and decorate a festive paper lantern or Parol. These ornamental star-shaped […]


Hockessin Library Young Writers Workshop: Book Launch 

Hockessin Public Library 1023 Valley Rd., Hockessin, DE, United States

Illustration: "Abigail" by Chinue Celebrate the publication of  Abigail and The Underground Railroad! Students in grades 6 through 9 wrote and illustrated this hardcover book. During our 8-week Young Writers Workshop at the Hockessin Library, students created the story of Abigail, a slave, and Jacob, a slave owner's son. The fictional story includes poems by participants, as […]


DC Launch of Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience

Politics and Prose, Wharf 70 District Square SW, Washington, D.C.

Celebrate the launch of Ink Knows No Borders: Poems of the Immigrant and Refugee Experience. This new collection of poems focuses on the experiences of first- and second-generation immigrants and refugees. Published by Seven Stories Press. Edited by Patrice Vecchione and Alyssa Raymond. To begin the evening, poets JoAnn Balingit and Elizabeth Acevedo will read […]

AWP 2019 Portland

Oregon Convention Center 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR, United States

Reading: Giving Water a Voice

Newark Arts Alliance 276 E Main St #102, Newark, DE, United States

Join local writers and advocates for clean water at a special open mic event, Giving Water a Voice. This reading and performance is sponsored by the Delaware Nature Society and The Newark Arts Alliance. The event is free and open to the public. Newark Arts Alliance is proud to host this event in its gallery. […]