discover your poetic possibilities
With shorter days and cooler nights, why not warm your body and spirit with a little poetry New England style?
September 13–14, 2014
NEWTOWN ARTS FESTIVAL: In addition to plenty of events and food and crafts, this two-day festival features a Poetry Salon. Listen to poets read their work and stick around for their book signings: Tony Fusco, Joan Kantor, David K. Leff, Donna Marie Merritt, Victoria Munoz, and more!
September 27, 2014
BYRD’S BOOKS TAKES AUTHORS ON THE ROAD: Sponsored by a marvelous independent bookstore, the following authors will be signing in Danbury: Cindy Eastman, Janet Ettele, David K. Leff, Eric Lehman, Ellen Lindell, Gary Kriss, Donna Marie Merritt, Amy Nawrocki, Susan Schulman, Sharon Struth, Jennifer Thermes, Karen Romano Young.
November 5, 2014
SILAS BRONSON LIBRARY READING: Join me as I read from my Poetry for Tough Times series (tackling subjects such as unemployment and cancer) and my new book, Her House and Other Poems. Followed by a Q&A and book signing.
November 15, 2014
MARK TWAIN POETRY WORKSHOPS: Part of the CT Poetry Festival, the Riverwood Poetry Series is sponsoring a day of poetry workshops at the Mark Twain House. Let’s meet in Twain’s library to learn more about reading poetry with confidence in front of an audience. The ambiance alone will be worth it on an autumn afternoon.