Friday, January 30, 2015

First Freebie Friday!

Today Words on the Verge is giving away a copy of Denise Thompson-Slaughter's Elemental.  You can learn more about Denise and her writing HERE.



Here's how to enter for a chance to win:

1) Go to our Facebook page and "like" the Words on the Verge fan page.
2) "Like" then share the most recent status about today's giveaway (Click the link to the right! -->).
3) Leave a comment on today's status to tell us you've shared the Giveaway status.*

That's it!  Drawing will be closed Friday at midnight.  A winner will be announced on Monday.

Remember to stop by the Words on the Verge January reading tomorrow featuring Albert Abonado.



Thanks again for supporting Words on the Verge!

*Winner must live in the U.S. or Canada




Saturday, January 10, 2015

January Newsletter

Happy New Year!!!! 



We are proud to announce that Albert Abonado  will be reading at Words on the Verge on January 31st.  


Albert Abonado is the Director of Adult Programs at Writers & Books. His poems have appeared in Fourteen Hills, Grist, New Ohio Review, Phantom Limb, Pleiades, Rattle, Sixth Finch, The Southampton Review, Tupelo Quarterly, Washington Square and others. He work has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize. He is also the author of the e-chapbook This is Superbook published by H_NGM_N. He lives in Rochester, NY with his wife and a hamster.


We are still looking for donations of funds and drinks/snacks for our events!  Can you help?  Click the "donate" button on the right to support our event series with a cash donation.  If you can provide wine, drinks, or food please email us at chrissygreenny (at) gmail (dot) com. 

Words on the Verge host, Christine Green, will be the featured reader next week at the Rochester Poets January Reading at St. John Fischer college, 2-4 pm.  Open Mic to follow.   You can find more info HERE .




We'd also like to recognize our generous sponsors and thank them for supporting the literary arts in Brockport:

In God's Love Reiki 637-5922

We look forward to seeing you on January 31st!!