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Recent readings

Minneapolis MN: Thursday, April 9, 2015 Organizer: Lucia May, lmay1301@yahoo.com Place: Green Room at Orchestra Hall, 1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403 Participants: Lucia May, Helen Ruggieri, Kristine Shorey, Cary Fellman, Judy Bebelaar Gloucester MA: June 20 Organizer: Christine Silverstein, … Continue reading

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Carolyn has a new post on her blog “Through a Widow’s Eyes”

Here’s the link: http://throughawidowseyes.wordpress.com/2014/07/26/in-the-shape-of-a-heart/

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Blog post on The Best American Poetry – A great read by contributor T.J. Banks

Posted on June 19; the last in our series of five montly posts by contributors to The Widows’ Handbook.  Go to http://blog.bestamericanpoetry.com/the_best_american_poetry/2014/06/writing-from-grief-by-t-j-banks.html

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Jennifer Ale’s comment on the Poets House Reading

“That was a wonderful reading.  Often at readings, poems seem to be uneven, some so much better than others, but I thought all the poems were really good and presented well –  profound, funny, touching.  Glad I came. “

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Readings just past

Seattle WA: Friday, April 25, 7-8:30 pm Organizer: Jacqueline Lapidus, jaxedit@aol.com Place: University House, 4400 Stone Way N. Arranged by Iris Litt’s friend Amy Godes. Participants: Jacqueline Lapidus, Kristine Shorey, Ag Herman Seattle WA: Saturday, April 26, 4:30-6:00 pm Organizer: … Continue reading

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Events in Wilmington, Delaware

Ellen Steinbaum is one of two featured readers at Second Saturday Poets in Wilmington DE on April 12th, and Pat Goodman has been invited to do a short reading from The Widows’ Handbook at a cabaret in Wilmington on May … Continue reading

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We’re being featured on WBAI-NY!

Contributors to The Widows’ Handbook will be among the poets interviewed by Janet Coleman, streaming live at http://www.wbai.org/ from 2:00 to 2:57pm Eastern Daylight Time on April 14th. If you’re not free to listen then, Janet says  “the archive at www.wbai.org/archive … Continue reading

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New blog post on “Best American Poetry”

I have written a blog post for “Best American Poetry” titled “Words that do work: Creating The Widows’ Handbook: Poetic Reflections on Grief and Survival”. Tammi Truax  posted “The Healing Nature of Grief Poetry” on March 21st; other contributors will be … Continue reading

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