This week we welcome Nic Sebastian as our guest blogger. Nic hails from Arlington, Virginia and travels widely. Her work has appeared in Valparaiso Poetry Review, Anti-, MiPOesias, Salt River Review, Mannequin Envy, Avatar Review and elsewhere. Nic blogs at Very Like A Whale. She is the founder and voice behind the audio poetry journal Whale Sound and founder of Voice Alpha a group blog dedicated to the discussion of reading poetry aloud for an audience. Welcome, Nic.
Reading around . . .
Three readings in NYC to celebrate launch of Best Canadian Poetry, with Molly Peacock, et. al: Thursday, March 3 - 1 pm @St. Paul's Chapel (Broadway at Fulton St.); 7pm @ the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, (Amsterdam at 112 St.). Friday, March 4 - 5pm @NYU Lillian Vernon Writers House, 58 West 10th St. Details here.
Thursday, March 3, 7:00 pm: Monk books launch with Mark Strand's MYSTERY AND SOLITUDE IN TOPEKA, poems and original art. 192 Books, 21st Street & 10th Ave, NYC. (Great book store but space is limited!)
Wednesday, March 9, 3 pm: An afternoon of Irish poetry and song featuring Terence Winch. Hartford Community College, 401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, Maryland. Free (space limited). Details, here.