Underwater-Sculpture-BREEF Come to the Providence Athenaeum THIS Sunday November 23rd, 11am-12pm for a writing workshop! We will talk craft, look at the ways water and writing intersect, respond to a few prompts, and then share the products. This event is casual with cookies. This event is FREE to all!

Look Out!

There are six reasons why you should come to Ada Books at 6pm on Saturday, December 6: Mark Baumer, John Cayley, Evelyn Hampton, Joanna Howard, Amy Pickworth, and Sarah Tourjee will each be reading from their writing to celebrate the release of books by two Providence-related writers, Amy Pickworth (Bigfoot for Women) and Evelyn Hampton (Discomfort).

That’s 6 readers on December 6 at 6pm! Plus Bigfoot for Women and Discomfort! Go beasts!

Ada Books is located at 717 Westminster St., Providence.

We hope you can join us! (Snacks yes!)

Event on Wednesday!

Join the Ocean State Poets & Friends @ Warwick Library
Nov. 6th ~ 7-8:30 pm
 – Call Will @ 739-5440 

Celebrate the beginning of fall with poetry. Join Ocean State Poets and friends at a poetry reading and open mic.

Featured PoetPaul Hostovsky
Also reading: Margie Flanders, member of Ocean State Poets, and Lynnie Gobeille, Origami Poems Project poet

Paul Hostovsky is a widely published and much admired poet from Medfield, MA. His work has received numerous awards, including the Pushcart Prize, and his poems have been featured on Garrison Keillor’s Writer’s Almanac. He blends, perfectly, the complementary forces of humor and poignancy in his poems. Paul will have books for sale at the reading. Come hear this exceptional and memorable poet.

Margie and Lynnie are well known in the Rhode Island poetry community and are delighted to share the podium with Paul Hostovsky.

Open mic to follow the reading, time allowing. Come early to sign up.

Enjoy refreshments, good cheer, and good poetry for free!