InHassan and his wife, Haifa, joined their daughter in Portland. His father, Stephen Longfellow, was a prominent Portland lawyer and later a member of Congress. Ina Roy, Judy Kleinberg and many other postcard poets will be reading that evening.
Our end goal is the creation of a writers' community where the writer can not only flourish in their craft through the workshop process, but also find the resources to launch their writing into the world.
For more information about the book, upcoming readings in other cities, and how to order "Beyond Forgetting," visit this website: Let us know if you might have something to perform—music, dance, a poem, whatever. These titles will be on display and available to read, along with biographical info about each author, or "zinester.
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Haiku Society of America 50th Anniversary 1. The odds that Alzheimer's disease will somehow touch your life are high. We will be accepting hard copies of your work at our snailmail address OR at any of our readings in March.
Habiba Addo is a native of Ghana, West Africa. For 50 years he built his standing as an artist. Louis resident, and alchemist in training, Mikkel loves giant robots and DC superheroes more than some people he knows as seen at his tumblr, chimericnotion.
A Journal of Poetry. Second, we'll treat our members with having professional authors, editors and agents come to facilitate critique groups. Each writer also briefly shares his or her own personal story after each entry.
The music of Angela Davise evokes an emotional response to the deepest of secret cries within the heart. We recognize that the things we love can be transformative.
The rapoet most recently self-published and released her first anthology of poetry called Rhyme Scheme: We sell a broad range of new books, with specialties in international literature, politics, children's books, environmental issues, and poetry.
First Thursday Open House: In he married Mary Storer Potter of Portland, a former classmate, and soon published his first book, a description of his travels called Outre Mer "Overseas".
He takes his wife and daughter to the forest to await the collapse of civilization. She is currently at work on her first full-length book of poems.
A finalist for the Richard J. Proudly powered by Weebly. To the extent that cultural context adds to a haiku, how do we go about gathering the right information. How did he know.
Each zinester will be reading from current and early work, and also sharing their favorite stories from the IPRC. Headlined by Brandon Summers from the Helio Sequence, this super special event will feature short solo sets by some of Portland's most illustrious rockers.
Her poems and photography have been included in several small-press publications. The Independent Publishing Resource Center IPRC supports community-based arts education and expression by providing a self-service work studio and printing equipment; instruction and workshop opportunities; outreach to Portland's youth and disadvantaged via public libraries and schools; and a lending library that houses more than 5, independently published zines and ephemera.
His writing has been featured at decomP, The Legendary and is forthcoming in Microliterature. We'll follow up on this by releasing the first issue of our literary magazine Typehouse in November Her love for the arts has allowed her to explore several layers of her calling.
When Hughes sent out a call for submissions over the internet, in a few weeks she had entries from around the world.
The infrastructure and resources we create will be first used to publish and promote these books and the first issue of our e-zine, but will be available to all our members for future book releases and e-zines issues. VoiceCatcher grew out of a community of women writers and is an offering to the wider community of readers.
She intends to always dance as a form of prayer and healing. Elizabeth Bradfield will be reading from her debut, Interpretive Work, which is the inaugural publication of Arktoi Books, an imprint of Red Hen Press dedicated to publishing one book by a lesbian poet each year. Back-Rub Break optional 4: In the the next year, we'd like The People's Ink to grow in some particular ways: He is also host of a popular open mic poetry series in Vancouver.
Two acid heads from Berkeley attend college in a small mountain town and arrive with a trunk full of LSD. 56 Days of August: Poetry Postcards is a forthcoming anthology of selected poetry and images from the August Poetry Postcard Fest.
Over the coming months, the 56 Days of August website will detail project guidelines and other relevant information. Before this, she worked as Program Coordinator for Write Around Portland and was a member of the Sowelu Theater Ensemble.
Rhea has a BFA in Theater Performance, studied theater and deep ecology at the Naropa Institute, and has trained extensively with author and workshop leader Joanna Macy.
Poems, readings, poetry news and the entire year archive of POETRY magazine. Home page for Haiku Northwest, a friendly haiku poetry group that meets monthly in the Seattle area -- everyone welcome! Write Around Portland o ffers free creative writing workshops in hospitals, shelters, senior centers, prisons, schools and treatment facilities.
The organization strives to publish stories by people who are often unheard, which helps create access to stories we aren’t hearing elsewhere. letter from the editor This anthology grew out of the Read Write Poem community and Maureen Thorson’s challenge — first issued five years ago — to write a poem each day during the month of.Write around portland anthology of poetry