Events and Readings

Upcoming Events:

2018

October, exact date TBD:
Voices of Poetry Reading at the Cornelia Street Cafe in NYC. More info about returning to this fantastic venue in the East Village coming soon!


Past Events:

2018

Tuesday, June 26:
Poetry at the Pub! 7 to 9 pm at Dugan’s Irish Pub in Luzerne, Pennsylvania. Reading and drinks to celebrate the release of Angels & Adultery and Moons, Roads, and Rivers. Special guest readers are Erin L. Delaney, Joel Showalter, and Micah James Bauman. Here’s a link to the event details on Facebook. I’ll add a link to the post here shortly.

Sunday, June 3:
Featured Poet at the Priestley Memorial Chapel’s monthly secular service of music and the spoken word. Copies of both chapbooks will be available for signing!

Thursday, May 31:
Word Fountain’s Spring/Summer release party and reading at the Osterhout Free Library, 71 South Franklin Street in Wilkes-Barre, PA. Not reading my own stuff, but will be reading a few pieces from contributors.

Friday, March 23:
Poetry Panel at the PCEA (Pennsylvania College English Association) 2018 conference at the Hotel Bethlehem. “what is / a poet—if any  / exists?”: Poets and Building Community. With Robert Fillman, Dawn Leas, and Eric Chiles.

Wednesday, April 4:
Joint reading at Bloomsburg University with Grant Clauser, author of The Magician’s Handbook (PS Books, October 2017) and Reckless Constellations (2016 Winner of the Cider Press Review Book Award, January 2018). 7:00 pm in Monty’s on the upper campus, Bloomsburg, PA.  Grant and I did a joint panel discussion for undergraduate writing majors at BU in November, and it was fantastic to share the podium with him again. 

Saturday, January 27: 
Moons, Roads, and Rivers Reading at the Annie Hallenbake Ross Library, 232 West Main Street in Lock Haven, Pennsylvania at 2:00 pm.

Saturday, February 3:
Word Fountain Workshop at the Osterhout Free Library, 71 South Franklin Street in Wilkes-Barre with cover artist and co-editor Ainslee Golomb. 10:00am to 1:00pm. Sign up by calling the information desk at 570-823-0156.

2017

Wednesday, November 15:
Launch of Philip F. Clark’s The Carnival of Affection. 7:00 pm at the Bureau of General Services-Queer Division, 208 W 13th St, Rm 210, NYC.

Thursday, November 2, 2017:
Word Fountain Reading and Launch of the Fall/Winter 2017 issue. 6:00 pm, Reading Room of the Osterhout Free Library, 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA.

Friday, October 5, 2017: 12 noon:
Panel with Grant Clauser: How can undergraduates build a career from their college experience. 5:00 pm Panel with various artists, including BTE’s Samantha Norton, about Arts in the Community.

September 21, 2017:
Voices of Poetry Reading in NYC. 7:00 pm at the Cornelia Cafe with Philip F. Clark, Jennifer Franklin, Kim Berner, and Neil Silberblatt.

Thursday, May 19, 2017:
Word Fountain Reading and Launch of the Spring/Summer 2017 issue.  6:00 pm, Reading Room of the Osterhout Free Library, 71 South Franklin Street, Wilkes-Barre, PA

Tuesday, March 7, 2017: 7:00 pm
Reading with 2 Bridges Review at the KGB Bar, NYC