Poetry Discussion

  • March 16, 2014 · 6:00 PM
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We will be discussing "Mayflies" by Richard Wilbur. Really excited about this book! Come ready with your thoughts about these poems, and bring some of your own works to share with the group :)

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    A former member

    Hey guys.. Unfortunately, Angelina and I won't be back into town on-time for the meeting tonight. Sorry for the last minute notification.. Hope to see everyone next month!

    2 · March 16, 2014

    • Liz P.

      Thanks for letting us know! Will miss you guys!

      1 · March 16, 2014

    • Leroy R.

      You will be missed. Have a safe trip back into town.

      March 16, 2014

  • Leroy R.

    Well, it got here today. I can finally start to read and at least have some reference to speak from when we meet this weekend. :-) I've read a couple pages and I am very happy. This gives me hope that rhyming poetry still has roots and substance. Even though I write and like both types, it's hard to find modern rhyming poets (even though from 2000), and this poet has some major and obvious poetic chops. For those interested, there is a free 2 hour seminar on self-publishing at the Beale Library on Saturday at 11:00am. I am taking a little time off work to go. I'll see you all on Sunday. Have a grand end to the week.

    2 · March 13, 2014

    • Leroy R.

      I've enjoyed this book very much. The author uses a multitude of rhyming styles, and one I had never seen before but want to try now. :-) I hope everyone else has gotten their books and are enjoying it equally.

      1 · March 14, 2014

    • Liz P.

      I am enjoying this book immensely. So many rhyming styles. Really inspirational. Not only is he sticking to the style, but I'm loving his content too. Fantastic.

      1 · March 14, 2014

  • Leroy R.

    I still haven't got my book. This has been the longest wait time I have ever waited for a

    March 9, 2014

    • Anna

      Mine's taking forever too. :-/

      March 9, 2014

    • Liz P.

      That's crazy, sorry Guys :-/ Mine took so long this time too that I think I'm going to order the books a month ahead...just to be sure I have it in time.

      March 10, 2014

  • Leroy R.

    Waited for a book through Amazon.com. Arggg!

    March 9, 2014

  • Liz P.

    How's everyone doing this week? Got your books?...getting inspired?

    March 5, 2014

    • Timothy

      I JUST got mine in the mail, like an hour ago :)

      2 · March 5, 2014

    • Leroy R.

      I am still awaiting mine, but when you order from an individual off Amazon you are up their mercy. But, I am hoping this week I will get lucky. :-)

      1 · March 5, 2014

  • Liz P.

    Aah, it's taking forever for my book to arrive...anyone already reading theirs?

    1 · February 24, 2014

    • Liz P.

      Hahaha, you crack me up :) Your meds are fine, I did change my picture. Hopefully we get our books soon...I cannot wait to read this one!! Thanks for making me laugh, Leroy, hope you are having a great week too!

      1 · February 25, 2014

    • Liz P.

      Yay, book arrived! Lovin' so far.

      1 · February 26, 2014

  • Liz P.

    Hoping this venue will provide us with less noise out on their patio. I like their drinks and appetizers too. Most of the quaint spots around town are closed Sundays, so we will work with what we've got because I'm keeping Sundays as our meeting day.

    2 · February 17, 2014

  • Liz P.

    I will be changing the venue for this meeting, just a heads up :)

    2 · February 17, 2014

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