Sunday, October 23, 2016

October Poetry at Florey's!

Florey's Books invites you to our ongoing poetry event.

***Saturday, October 29th, 7:30-9:30pm***

The featured poets this month are Rebecca Foust and Melissa Stein. The featured poets will be followed by an open mic period. Open mic sign-up is first come, first served. This event is open to the public and free of charge. You are welcome to bring a snack or beverage to share.

About the featured poets:

Rebecca Foust’s book, Paradise Drive, won the Press 53 Poetry Award and was reviewed, in the Georgia Review, Harvard Review, Hudson Review, Philadelphia Inquirer, San Francisco Chronicle and elsewhere. Recognitions include the American Literary Review Fiction Award and James Hearst Poetry Prize in 2016 and recent fellowships from the Frost Place, MacDowell, and Sewanee.

Melissa Stein is the author of the poetry collection Rough Honey, winner of the APR/Honickman First Book Prize, selected by Mark Doty. Her work has appeared in Ploughshares, Tin House, American Poetry Review, New England Review, Best New Poets, Harvard Review, Southern Review, and many other journals and anthologies. She is a freelance editor in San Francisco.

We hope to see you!

Poetry at Florey's:

***Saturday, October 29th, 7:30-9:30pm***

Florey's Book Co.
2120 Palmetto Ave.
Pacifica, CA 94044
(650) 355-8811
Open 10am to 6pm every day (8pm Fridays)