REMINDER: Annie Christain,Adam Holoubek, and Debora Lidov, Sat, 10/26, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant

REMINDER:

Three awesome poets
Annie Christain,Adam Holoubek, and  Debora Lidov  to rock Brownstone Poets on Saturday, October 26, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights, and there’s an open mic as well. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.

Annie Christain
Adam Holoubek
Debora Lidov
Saturday, October 26, @ 2:30 P.M.

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 – 596 – 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation ‚Äď plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/463106810956941/

BIOS


Annie Christain is an associate professor of composition and ESOL at SUNY Cobleskill and a former artist resident of the Shanghai Swatch Art Peace Hotel and the Arctic Circle Art and Science Expedition.  Her poems have appeared in Seneca ReviewOxford PoetryThe Chariton Review, and The Lifted Brow, among others. She received the grand prize of the Hart Crane Memorial Poetry Contest, the Greg Grummer Poetry Award, the Oakland School of the Arts Enizagam Poetry Award, and the Neil Shepard Prize in Poetry.  Tall As You Are Tall BetweenThem, her debut poetry book, was published in fall 2016 by C&R Press. 

Adam Holoubek is a New York City based poet and filmmaker originally from Bratislava, Slovakia. He has spent his life travelling between Europe and North America and is inspired by different cultures found on both continents. His written body of work consists of poetry and prose concerning themes of identity, travel, urban life, and the subconscious. In 2018 Adam published his work titled Spoken Word Transcendence which is available for purchase on his website as well as Amazon Kindle. Regarding film work Adam received Honorable Mention in 2018 from the L.A. Experimental Forum and in 2019 his work was selected for the Mastic Beach Mini Indie Film Fest.
Website link:www.adamholoubekfilms.com


Debora Lidov is the author of the chapbook Trance (Finishing Line Press, 2015). Her poems have appeared in numerous journals including Paris Review, Salamander Magazine, Tarpaulin Sky, upstreet, and The Yale Review. She lives in Brooklyn.

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Annie Christain, Adam Holoubek, and Debora Lidov at Park Plaza Restaurant, Sat, 10/26 @ 2:30 p.m.

Annie Christain, Adam Holoubek, and Debora Lidov at Park Plaza Restaurant, Sat, 10/26 @ 2:30 p.m.

Three awesome poets  Annie Christain,Adam Holoubek, and  Debora Lidov  to rock Brownstone Poets on Saturday, October 26, at 2:30 p.m. at Park Plaza Restaurant in historic Brooklyn Heights. Poetry grows in Brooklyn Heights, and there’s an open mic as well. Come enjoy an afternoon of poetry and delicious food at this cozy family-owned restaurant.

Annie Christain
Adam Holoubek
Debora Lidov

Saturday, October 26, @ 2:30 P.M.

Park Plaza Restaurant

220 Cadman Plaza West near Clark St. and Pineapple Walk

Brooklyn, NY 11201

718 – 596 – 5900

Subways:

Take the A or C to High Street, 2 or 3 to Clark Street

R to Court Street

4 or to 5 Borough Hall

For more directions:

Please check the MTA’s “The Weekender” for all transit updates.

http://web.mta.info/weekender.html

$5 Donation ‚Äď plus Food/Drink – Open-Mic

Curated by Patricia Carragon

FACEBOOK EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/463106810956941/

BIOS



Annie Christain
 is an associate professor of composition and ESOL at SUNY Cobleskill and a former artist resident of the Shanghai Swatch Art Peace Hotel and the Arctic Circle Art and Science Expedition.  Her poems have appeared in Seneca ReviewOxford PoetryThe Chariton Review, and The Lifted Brow, among others. She received the grand prize of the Hart Crane Memorial Poetry Contest, the Greg Grummer Poetry Award, the Oakland School of the Arts Enizagam Poetry Award, and the Neil Shepard Prize in Poetry.  Tall As You Are Tall BetweenThem, her debut poetry book, was published in fall 2016 by C&R Press. 

Adam Holoubek is a New York City based poet and filmmaker originally from Bratislava, Slovakia. He has spent his life travelling between Europe and North America and is inspired by different cultures found on both continents. His written body of work consists of poetry and prose concerning themes of identity, travel, urban life, and the subconscious. In 2018 Adam published his work titled Spoken Word Transcendence which is available for purchase on his website as well as Amazon Kindle. Regarding film work Adam received Honorable Mention in 2018 from the L.A. Experimental Forum and in 2019 his work was selected for the Mastic Beach Mini Indie Film Fest.
Website link:www.adamholoubekfilms.com



Debora Lidov
 is the author of the chapbook Trance (Finishing Line Press, 2015). Her poems have appeared in numerous journals including Paris Review, Salamander Magazine, Tarpaulin Sky, upstreet, and The Yale Review. She lives in Brooklyn.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

MEOWKU is now available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Poets Wear Prada!
Purchase Links:

https://amzn.to/2MTklrO 
https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/meowku-patricia-carragon/1133369686?ean=9781946116215
poetswearprada.com 
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Reminder: FINISHING LINE PRESS Women, Sat, August 19 at The Mulberry Street NYPL

A Gentle Reminder:

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Finishing Line Press Women, A Celebration of Women Writers

 

 

 

Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Mulberry Street Branch NYPL

10 Jersey St, New York, NY 10012

(212) 966-3424
Free Admission

Amy Barone, Patricia Carragon, Debora Lidov, Maria Lisella, Karen Neuberg,

Margaret McCarthy, Zara Raab

 

Hosted by Patricia Carragon

Facebook Event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1593537280664763/?context=create&previousaction=create&sid_create=1997334121&action_history=[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22create_dialog%22%2C%22mechanism%22%3A%22user_create_dialog%22%2C%22extra_data%22%3A[]%7D]&has_source=1

Subways: F and D to Bway Lafayette, 6 to Bleecker Street, R to Prince Street.

Please check the MTA Weekender for scheduled track work info:

http://web.mta.info/weekender/lineview.html?r=r

 

Amy Barone‚Äôs latest chapbook,¬†Kamikaze Dance, is from Finishing Line Press. Her poetry has appeared in¬†First Literary Review-East,¬†Gradiva,Standpoint¬†(UK),¬†Paterson Literary Review,¬†and¬†Sensitive Skin, among others.¬†She spent five years as Italian correspondent for¬†Women’s Wear Daily¬†and¬†Advertising Age.¬†Foothills Publishing published her first chapbook,¬†Views from the Driveway.¬†She belongs to PEN America Center and the brevitas online poetry community. From Bryn Mawr, PA, Amy lives in New York City.

Patricia Carragon’s recent publications include Bear Creek Haiku, Sensitive Skin, and Sensations Magazine among others. Her latest book is Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017). The Cupcake Chronicles is forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada. Patricia hosts Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. She is a member of brevitas, as well as the PEN Women’s Literary Workshop, Women Writers in Bloom, and Tamarind. She is an executive editor for Home Planet News Online.

 

Debora Lidov is the author of the FLP chapbook Trance. Her poems have appeared in Cutthroat, Five Points, Salamander Magazine, Tarpaulin Sky, The Threepenny Review, and Upstreeet. She is employed as a medical social worker and serves as board president for the Indolent Arts.

 

Maria Lisella is the sixth Queens Poet Laureate 2015-2018.¬†Her¬†Pushcart Prize-nominated¬†work appears in¬†Thieves in the Family¬†(NYQ Books),¬†Amore on Hope Street¬†and¬†Two Naked Feet.¬†Her work is also included in¬†The¬†Traveler”s Vade Mecum (Red Hen Press, 2017).¬†She co-curates the Italian American Writers Association readings. By day, she writes for¬†USA TODAY,¬†Travel Market Report¬†and the bilingual publications,¬†La Voce di New York¬†and¬†Bridge Puglia.

Karen Neuberg is the author of two chapbooks, ‚ÄúDetailed Still‚ÄĚ (Poets Wear Prada) and ‚ÄúMyself Taking Stage‚ÄĚ (Finishing Line Press). ‚ÄúThe elephants are asking‚ÄĚ is forthcoming later this year from Glass Lyre Press. Her poems and collages appear in numerous journals including¬†Canary, Forage, New Verse News, Poets for Living Waters, and¬†S/tick. She‚Äôs a multiple Pushcart and a Best-of-the-Net nominee, and is associate editor of the online poetry journal¬†First Literary Review East.

Margaret McCarthy’s poetry collection¬†Notebooks From Mystery School¬†(Finishing Line Press, 2015) was a New Women‚Äôs Voices Award finalist. She writes heightened language plays based on her poems.The Sacrificial King:¬†A Play For John Lennon¬†was produced in NYC;¬†Deirdre Retrograde¬†was read at La Mama Theatre, NYC.¬†¬†McCarthy works as a professional photographer.¬†¬†She publishes A Vision And A Verse,¬†www.avisionandaverse.com¬†¬†an e-broadside combining her images and poetry

Zara Raab’s books are Swimming the Eel and Fracas & Asylum (David Robert Books, 2010, 2013); The Book of Gretel, and Rumpelstiltskin, or What’s in a Name? (Finishing Line Press, 2010, 2013), the latter chapbook a finalist for the Dana Award. Her book reviews and poems appear in Verse Daily, River Styx, West Branch, Arts & Letters, Crab Orchard Review, and The Dark Horse. New work is forthcoming from Poet Lore, Broad Street, and the Hudson Review.

Finishing Line Press Women at the NYPL Mulberry Branch, Sat, 8/19 at 2 p.m.

FINISHING LINE PRESS Women, Sat, August 19 at The Mulberry Street NYPL

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Finishing Line Press Women, A Celebration of Women Writers

Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Mulberry Street Branch NYPL

10 Jersey St, New York, NY 10012

(212) 966-3424

Amy Barone, Patricia Carragon, Karen Neuberg, Debora Lidov, Margaret McCarthy, Zara Raab

Hosted by Patricia Carragon

Facebook Event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/1593537280664763/?context=create&previousaction=create&sid_create=1997334121&action_history=[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22create_dialog%22%2C%22mechanism%22%3A%22user_create_dialog%22%2C%22extra_data%22%3A[]%7D]&has_source=1

Free Admission

Subways: F and D to Bway Lafayette, 6 to Bleecker Street, R to Prince Street.

Please check the MTA Weekender for scheduled track work info:

http://web.mta.info/weekender/lineview.html?r=r
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Amy Barone‚Äôs latest chapbook,¬†Kamikaze Dance, is from Finishing Line Press. Her poetry has appeared in¬†First Literary Review-East,¬†Gradiva,Standpoint¬†(UK),¬†Paterson Literary Review,¬†and¬†Sensitive Skin, among others.¬†She spent five years as Italian correspondent for¬†Women’s Wear Daily¬†and¬†Advertising Age.¬†Foothills Publishing published her first chapbook,¬†Views from the Driveway.¬†She belongs to PEN America Center and the brevitas online poetry community. From Bryn Mawr, PA, Amy lives in New York City.

Patricia Carragon Author Photo For Innocence

Patricia Carragon’s recent publications include Bear Creek Haiku, Sensitive Skin, and Sensations Magazine among others. Her latest book is Innocence (Finishing Line Press, 2017). The Cupcake Chronicles is forthcoming from Poets Wear Prada. Patricia hosts Brownstone Poets and is the editor-in-chief of its annual anthology. She is a member of brevitas, as well as the PEN Women’s Literary Workshop, Women Writers in Bloom, and Tamarind. She is an executive editor for Home Planet News Online.

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Debora Lidov is the author of the FLP chapbook Trance. Her poems have appeared in Cutthroat, Five Points, Salamander Magazine, Tarpaulin Sky, The Threepenny Review, and Upstreeet. She is employed as a medical social worker and serves as board president for the Indolent Arts.

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Maria Lisella is the sixth Queens Poet Laureate 2015-2018.¬†Her¬†Pushcart Prize-nominated¬†work appears in¬†Thieves in the Family¬†(NYQ Books),¬†Amore on Hope Street¬†and¬†Two Naked Feet.¬†Her work is also included in¬†The¬†Traveler”s Vade Mecum (Red Hen Press, 2017).¬†She co-curates the Italian American Writers Association readings. By day, she writes for¬†USA TODAY,¬†Travel Market Report¬†and the bilingual publications,¬†La Voce di New York¬†and¬†Bridge Puglia.

Karen Neuberg (1)

Karen Neuberg is the author of two chapbooks, ‚ÄúDetailed Still‚ÄĚ (Poets Wear Prada) and ‚ÄúMyself Taking Stage‚ÄĚ (Finishing Line Press). ‚ÄúThe elephants are asking‚ÄĚ is forthcoming later this year from Glass Lyre Press. Her poems and collages appear in numerous journals including¬†Canary, Forage, New Verse News, Poets for Living Waters, and¬†S/tick. She‚Äôs a multiple Pushcart and a Best-of-the-Net nominee, and is associate editor of the online poetry journal¬†First Literary Review East.

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Margaret McCarthy’s poetry collection¬†Notebooks From Mystery School¬†(Finishing Line Press, 2015) was a New Women‚Äôs Voices Award finalist. She writes heightened language plays based on her poems.The Sacrificial King:¬†A Play For John Lennon¬†was produced in NYC;¬†Deirdre Retrograde¬†was read at La Mama Theatre, NYC.¬†¬†McCarthy works as a professional photographer.¬†¬†She publishes A Vision And A Verse,¬†www.avisionandaverse.com¬†¬†an e-broadside combining her images and poetry.

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Zara Raab’s books are Swimming the Eel and Fracas & Asylum (David Robert Books, 2010, 2013); The Book of Gretel, and Rumpelstiltskin, or What’s in a Name? (Finishing Line Press, 2010, 2013), the latter chapbook a finalist for the Dana Award. Her book reviews and poems appear in Verse Daily, River Styx, West Branch, Arts & Letters, Crab Orchard Review, and The Dark Horse. New work is forthcoming from Poet Lore, Broad Street, and the Hudson Review.