I am pleased to announce that my poetry collection “Where I Live Some of the Time” is being published by Finishing Line Press and scheduled for release in February 2021. It is currently in the pre-publication/pre-order window. More information can be found at: https://www.finishinglinepress.com/product/where-i-live-some-of-the-time-by-barry-vitcov/
Started in 1999, and organized by writer Willa Schneberg, this annual event features readings by prominent Oregon Jewish poets and writers. The writers in the 2020 program, who span a range of genres including fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and essays, will share selections from their work in a virtual reading on Zoom.
The Poetry Box LIVE is a new monthly Zoom poetry reading series on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 4pm (pacific). Shawn Aveningo Sanders is the host/emcee with 3 Featured Poet/Authors each show. You can find more details about upcoming features and how to join/listen at:
A few upcoming features include:
Sat, OCT 10, 2020:
• Christopher Bogart, author of BREAKPOINT and THE EATER OF DREAMS (New Jersey)
• Kaja Weeks, author of MOUTH QUILL (Maryland)
• Wendy Colby, reading on behalf of Joan Colby author of THE KINGDOM OF BIRDS (Illinois)
Sat, NOV 14, 2020:
• Tiel Ansari Aisha, author of winning chapbook THE DAY OF MY FIRST DRIVING LESSON (Oregon)
• Rebecca Smolen, author of EXCORIATION (Oregon)
• Doug Stone author of SITTING IN POWELL’S WATCHING BURNSIDE DISSOLVE IN RAIN (Oregon)
Sat, DEC 12, 2020:
A special show for celebrating our book launch of the 10th issue The Poeming Pigeon: POP CULTURE, featuring 25 poets.