Writer’s Series at Doe Bay: Judith Roche, Dan Raphael

The Artsmith Salon Series is full of it this spring. 7pm, Mondays, Doe Bay Resort cafe.

March 29: poet and American Book Award winner Judith Roche. Judith is the author of three collections of poetry, Myrrh/My Life as a Screamer, Ghosts, and Wisdom of the Body. Judith will read with Fred Ferraris. Actor, poet, and writer Fred was a finalist in the National Poetry Series, nominated for a Pushcart Prize, and received the Mark Fischer Award in 2008.

Workshop: Judith Roche will teach a -poetry spa- Sunday, March 28 from 1 to 4 P.M. All levels of experience welcome. Register by calling 360-376-2291. Tuition: $55.

April 5: Orcas novelist Keary Taylor reads from her recently published book, Branded. Also English teacher and MFA graduate Tom Davis reads poetry.

April 12: Dan Raphael, author of eight books of poetry, most recently The Bones Begin to Sing. Dan’s work has been published in Caliban, Asylum, and Central Park. Dan will follow a reading by Orcas playwright Samara Shaw.

The salon is free to attend and the Doe Bay Resort cafe is open from 5-9pm serving dinner, small plates, and wine specials. Each salon features a writers? open mic. Your slice of time, 10 minutes, to share the words you’ve been dabbling with.

For information and rideshare to these salons call Jennifer 360-376-2025.

If you’ve never been to DoeBay, you owe it to yourself to dip naked into their hot tub & look at the Sound, at least once.

About Splabman

SPLAB founder Paul Nelson wrote Organic Poetry (VDM Verlag, German, 2008) as well as a serial poem re-enacting the history of Auburn, Washington, A Time Before Slaughter (Apprentice House, 2010). In 26 years of radio he interviewed Allen Ginsberg, Michael McClure, Anne Waldman, Sam Hamill, Robin Blaser, Nate Mackey, Eileen Myles, Wanda Coleman, George Bowering, Joanne Kyger, Jerome Rothenberg & others. Founder of the Cascadia Poetry Festival, recent publications on and off-line include: Hambone, Pageboy, Menacing Hedge, Fieralingue, Rain Taxi, Solitary Plover, the Soul of the Earth anthology, Along the Rim: The Best of the Pacific Rim Review (Vol 2), Inactual, Raft magazine and Golden Handcuffs Review. He lives in Seattle, won the 2014 Robin Blaser Award from the Capilano Review and writes at least one American Sentence every day.
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