Summertime is here! We have another set of fantastic poets reading at Gatsby Books: Lynne Thompson and Larry Duncan, who will have his brand new chapbook available. Bring your poems to share in our open reading and be prepared for another beautiful reading! Sign ups start at 7:00, reading begins at 7:30.

Gatsby Books: 5535 E. Spring St., Long Beach, CA 90808

RSVP on Facebook!

Lynne Channels Billie HolidayLynne Thompson’s latest poetry collection, Start With A Small Guitar, was published by What Books Press in October 2013. Her first full-length collection, Beg No Pardon, won the Perugia Press Book Award and the Great Lakes Colleges Association’s New Writer Award in 2007 and new poems are forthcoming in the African American Review and Prairie Schooner. Thompson is Reviews & Essays Editor for the Orange County-based literary journal, Spillway.

2014-04-18 20.03.11Larry Duncan currently lives in Long Beach, CA. Where he writes, drinks, and wakes up at an ungodly hour to go to work everyday. His poetry and fiction has appeared in various print and online publications, including the Mas Tequila Review, Emerge Literary Journal, Citizens for Decent Literature, the Muddy River Poetry Review, Mused, and the Fat City Review. Check out his website: larrydunc.wix.com.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s