Celestial-inspired poetry at Misty Valley Books SundayMay 18,2013CHESTER — Misty Valley Books will present an evening of celestially-inspired poetry at 7 p.m. Sunday on the green in Chester. The featured poets are Kate Gleason, Becky Sakellariou and Patrice Pinette.
Gleason is the author of a full-length collection of poetry and two chapbooks. Her work has appeared in Best American Poetry and she is a Pushcart Prize nominee.
Pinette was a featured poet in the New Hampshire Poets Showcase and has been published in a number of literary journals and anthologies. Sakellariou was raised in New England and lived her adult life in Greece and her works have been published in several literary journals.
A reception, book signing and stargazing will take place after the readings.
The event is free to the public.
For more information call 875-3400 or visit www.mvbooks.com.MORE IN This Just In
- Most Popular
- Most Emailed
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: V-2 No. 13, launched this day in 1946 from White Sands, New Mexico, takes first photographs of Earth from the edge of the planet's outer atmosphere; 1947: Walt Disney testifies before HUAC, names employees he says are communists.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Vermont's brand discussed at Killington, state's attorney candidates Marc Brierre and Rose Kennedy profiled, Curtis reports about Rutland police chief's new job, and four arrested, charged for heroin, crack sales.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: On this day in 1935, New York gangster, bootlegger, ruthless murderer Dutch Schultz, born Arthur Flegenheimer to Jewish-German immigrant parents, and three associates gunned down, killed, at the Palace Chophouse in Newark, N.J.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: Acclaimed illusionist & escape artist Harry Houdini, performing in Montreal in 1926, is sucker-punched by a McGill University student. Houdini doesn't know he has peritonitis - the punches are possible factor in his Oct. 31 death.
- TOMORROW'S HEADLINES TODAY: Rutland Police Chief James Baker to resign from the force at the end of the year to take a job in Washington, D.C., jury remains out in teacher killing murder trial, Rec Dept. releases report on what's wrong with White's Pool.
- RICHARD'S POOR ALMANACK: Well diggers in Cardiff, New York, find what is thought to be the petrified body of a 10-foot-tall man, perfectly preserved after thousands of years, which becomes a popular roadside attraction until proven to be a fake.