Poetry Society of Michigan Chancellor and founding editor of 3rd Wednesday Magazine Laurence W. Thomas turns 93 today!
One of Chancellor’s prize winning poems from the fall contest issue of Peninsula Poets by Nancy Cook of St. Paul, Minnesota.
Another prize winning poem from The Poetry Society of Michigan Annual Poetry Contest, this one from the “Love” category.
Friends Auditorium at Royal Oak Public Library
Wednesday, January 22, 7pm,
featuring poets, Dunya Mikhail, Lamees El Ethari, Alise Alousi, author Weam Namou, songwriter Luti Erbeznik.
Wednesday, February 26, 7pm,
featuring poets M.L. Liebler, Alex Morgan, founder of The Detroit Writing Room/reporter/editor Stephanie Steinberg, senior writer at American Greetings Wendy Bomers.
Wednesday,March 25, 7pm,
featuring poets Zilka Joseph, Christine Rhein, Dennis Hinrichsen, author Linda Sienkiewicz, songwriter Amy Petty.
Wednesday, April 22, 7pm,
featuring novelist Michael Zadoorian, authors Bill Vlasic, Susan Whitall, songwriter Jim Bizer.
Hosted by John D. Lamb.
Special thanks to Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library,
222 E. Eleven Mile Road,
Royal Oak, 48067.
A prize winning poem in the category “Evening” from the fall issue of Peninsula Poets, the annual contest issue from The Poetry Society of Michigan.
One of the winning poems in the “nature” category from the fall issue of Peninsula Poets.
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From the fall issue of Peninsula Poets, one of the prize winning poems in the “Family” category of The Poetry Society of Michigan’s annual poetry contest.
This year’s runner up for the Founder’s Prize in the Poetry Society of Michigan’s annual contest was Marion Frahm Tincknell who paints us a vivid picture of something lost.
Ann Arbor member organization, Crazy Wisdom Poetry Circle, has announced their schedule of featured readings with open mics for the coming months. Visit their blog for details: https://cwcircle.poetry.blog/ .
Winner in the Love Category from The Poetry Society of Michigan’s annual Poetry Contest.