Nancy is the author of three books of poetry– her first book, Tokaido Road, was published by CBeditions in 2011, and won a prestigious prize in the UK: the Aldeburgh First Collection Prize (2012). That was followed by a pamphlet, published in 2012, called Owhere, also a prize winner (Templar Poetry Pamphlet). Her third collection, Continental Drift, will be published by Shearsman this April.
Rarely does a debut collection deliver so effortlessly on the promise of poetry as it is lived, offering its readers an intuitive musicality paired with careful observation and a certain stillness of mind. The voices in these poems somehow manage to be openly self-conscious while remaining expressive, deliberate, and measured. Itâ€™s as if Dominique Townsend feels altogether at home in →
Green Fuse Poetic Arts Ensemble Reading
Green Fuse Poetic Arts, a non-profit grass roots poetry organization, will offer an ensemble poetry reading by recently published members from the Colorado Front Range. Shirley Kobar from Loveland will read from her new chapbook PIONEER BEYOND; Pat Maslowski from Drake will read from her new book ON RETREAT IN ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK WITH →
Robert Kingâ€™s first book, Old Man Laughing (Ghost Road Press), was a finalist for the 2008 Colorado Book Award in Poetry and his second, Some of These Days appeared in 2013 from Conundrum Press. He recently won the Grayson Books Chapbook Competition with Rodin & Co. He lives in Greeley, Colorado, where he directs the website www.ColoradoPoetsCenter.org.
Jared Smith is →
Innisfree and Buchanan's are honored to have been selected for this national event this Saturday August 9. This is the first time a coffee shop on University Hill has been included. Thank you to Conscious Coffees.
What could be better than fresh mountain air, gorgeous scenery, and a cup of great coffee, tea, chai, or drinking chocolate? Weâ€™re not sure, but →
Ira Liss discovered his love & passion for performing in his first theater improv class more than 28 years ago in NYC. That self-discovery has led to a continuing journey of performing arts doing stand-up comedy, theater improv, murder mystery dinner theater (performed at dozens of Manhattan restaurants plus the Amtrak train to Atlantic City!), poetry performance, sketch comedy, Playback →