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Category Archives: Poetry Events

National Poetry Month Suggestions!

April is National Poetry Month. To celebrate, here are three highly recommended books for you to try. Small Rain by Barbara Crooker What a beautiful book. Master of metaphor, skilled … Continue reading

March 31, 2016 · Leave a comment

Poetry in New England

  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 … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Event Etiquette

Event Etiquette A few years ago I was asked to be part of a festival. A friend and new author showed up to visit my table. As I was speaking with someone … Continue reading

April 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Poetry Month Continues at Byrd’s Books

Here are a few of the reasons I’d love to have you join me Friday night…   Blurbs from books and reviews: “Merritt’s poignant work resonates with true realities, giving reasons … Continue reading

April 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

National Poetry Month…Celebrate!

April 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Buttonwood Tree Poetry!

Join me at Buttonwood for a poetry reading with the fabulous Elizabeth Thomas and music by the marvelous Don Lowe in this cozy artist gallery. Open mic and food/drinks available … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

CT Authors & Artists under the Stars

  September is a wonderful month for the arts at the Bozrah Farmers’ Market. On September 6, 2013, from 4 to 7 p.m., you can interact with more than a … Continue reading

August 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

An Evening of Wine and Poetry

The evening begins with free admission to the lounge and an open mic. Then Donna Marie Merritt reads from her newest book, Her House and Other Poems, followed by a … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Launch & Signing!

New Poetry Book! Please join me as I sign Her House and Other Poems at a fabulous independent bookstore in CT. Hickory Stick has been around for over 60 years. … Continue reading

June 2, 2013 · Leave a comment