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Sunday March 25 Delmarva Poets SHARE Favorite Poems by Women

Afternoon of Women’s Poetry–Bring a favorite poem by a poet you love. Share it with us. Delmarva poets will each share a favorite poem, and offer one of their own.

Delaware native Nina Bennett is the author of Forgotten Tears: A Grandmother’s Journey Through Grief. Her poetry appears in numerous online and print journals.                                     Linda Blaskey‘s work, both poetry and short fiction, has appeared in numerous print and online journals and is included in several anthologies such as Daughters of the Land(Texas Tech University Press). Her story “The Haircut” was presented by InterAct Theatre in Philadelphia.
N. Taylor Collins is a visual artist and writer who lives in Dover, DE and is active in the Dover Art League.
Eleanore Morrow writes, paints, and creates fiber art in Arden. Her chapbook, From the Blush-Tinted Room, was published in 2010. She is editor of Cape Henlopen Poets 2010.
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      In Celebration of Women’s History Month.       YOU and your friends and family, female and male alike, are invited to join us for a community reading to celebrate women poets. Contemporary or classic, pull that poem off the fridge and bring it to share with us. A roster of local women poets, whose names I will post soon, will be there to share a favorite poem, and share one of their own. The mic is open! Many thanks to Diane Lockward, who has blogged about her annual March gathering in nearby New Jersey, & also to Director Martha Pat Birchenal and Library assistant Lindsey Warren of Newark Free Library for hosting. It’s free & open to the public. Any questions, contact me!         |flyer|                                                                                          (photo: Brenda Hillman Code Pink, …