PiP 49 Featuring Leah Silvieus

unnamed.jpgPoets in Pajamas brings you Leah Silvieus at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on March 17th with a 15-minute live reading immediately followed by a short Q&A. The event will be held at the PiP Facebook page.

By clicking “going” to the Facebook event, you will let us know to expect you and will ensure that you are sent a reminder, so you don’t forget. Remember to prepare your questions for the featured poet, too!

Leah Silvieus is the author of Arabilis (Sundress Publications), Season of Dares (Bull City Press) and Anemochory (Hyacinth Girl Press)She holds a B.A. from Whitworth University and an M.F.A. from the University of Miami. She is a Kundiman Fellow and currently serves as Books Editor at Hyphen magazine.

Arabilis at Sundress Publications
Season of Dares at Bull City Press
Anemochory at Hyacinth Girl Press

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on March 17, 2019. When the live video starts, click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet.

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

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PiP 48 Featuring Kathy Fagan

IMG_0333.jpgPoets in Pajamas brings you Kathy Fagan at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on March 3rd with a 15-minute live reading immediately followed by a short Q&A. The event will be held at the PiP Facebook page.

By clicking “going” to the Facebook event, you will let us know to expect you and will ensure that you are sent a reminder, so you don’t forget. Remember to prepare your questions for the featured poet, too!

Kathy Fagan’s fifth book is Sycamore (Milkweed, 2017), a finalist for the 2018 Kingsley Tufts and William Carlos Williams Poetry Prizes. Recent work appears in The New York Times, The Nation, Poetry and Tin House. She has received fellowships from the NEA and Ohio Arts Council. Fagan directs the MFA Program at Ohio State, where she also serves as Series Co-editor for the OSU Press/Wheeler Poetry Prize. Her website is www.kathyfagan.net.

Sycamore at Milkweed Editions
Kathy Fagan in The New York Times Magazine
Kathy Fagan in The Nation
Kathy Fagan in Poetry

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on March 3, 2019. When the live video starts, click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet.

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

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PiP 47 Featuring Matthue Roth

Poets in Pajamas brings you Matthue Roth at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on February 17 with a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a short Q&A. The event will be held at the PiP Facebook page.

By clicking “going” to the Facebook event, you will let us know to expect you and will ensure that you are sent a reminder, so you don’t forget. Remember to prepare your questions for the featured poet, too!

Matthue is an editor at Hevria.com and a writer at Google. His stories have appeared in Tin House and Ploughshares, where he was shortlisted for Best American Short Stories 2018. He also adapted the works of Franz Kafka into a picture book, which was called “eerie and imaginative” by the New Yorker. He keeps a secret diary at matthue.com.

“A Beach is No Place for Loners”

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on February 17, 2019. When the live video starts, click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet.

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

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PiP Reading 46: Featuring Brionne Janae

50461237_2170853073178790_7821563821759135744_nPoets in Pajamas brings you Brionne Janae at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on February 3rd with a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a short Q&A. The event will be held at the PiP Facebook page.

By clicking “going” to the Facebook event, you will let us know to expect you and will ensure that you are sent a reminder, so you don’t forget. Remember to prepare your questions for the featured poet, too!

Brionne Janae is a poet and teaching artist living in Brooklyn. She is the recipient of the 2016 St. Botoloph Emerging Artist award, a Hedgebrook and Vermont Studio Center Alumni and proud Cave Canem Fellow. Her poetry and prose have been published by The Academy of American Poets, the American Poetry Review, The Sun Magazine, The Los Angeles Review, Rattle, Bitch Magazine, The Cincinnati Review, jubilat, Sixth Finch, Plume, Bayou Magazine, The Nashville Review, Waxwing, and Redivider among others. Brionne’s first collection is titled After Jubilee and was published by Boaat Press. www.brionnejanae.com

After Jubilee at BOAAT Press
Brionne Janae in the Academy of American Poets
Brionne Janae in the Los Angeles Review
Brionne Janae in Rattle

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on February 3, 2019. When the live video starts, click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet.

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

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Poets in Pajamas 2019: Charlie Bondhus

PiP Reading 45: Featuring Charlie Bondhus

Poets in Pajamas brings you Charlie Bondhus at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on January 20th with a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a short audience Q&A. The event will be held at the PiP Facebook page.

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Charlie Bondhus is the author of Divining Bones (Sundress, 2018) and All the Heat We Could Carry (Main Street Rag, 2013), winner of the Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry. He received his MFA in creative writing from Goddard College and his Ph.D. in literature from UMASS Amherst. His work has appeared in Poetry, The Missouri Review, Columbia Journal, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Bellevue Literary Review, Nimrod, and Copper Nickel. He has received fellowships from the Virginia Center for Creative Arts, the Sundress Academy for the Arts, and the Hawthornden Castle International Retreat for Writers (UK). He is an associate professor of English at Raritan Valley Community College (NJ).  More at: http://charliebondhus.com.

Charlie Bondhus in Poetry
Charlie Bondhus in Columbia Journal 
Charlie Bondhus in The Missouri Review 

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. PST) on January 20, 2019. When the live video starts, click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet.

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

Poets in Pajamas 2019 Double-Feature Launch!

PiP Reading 44:

Special Double-Feature with Carlina Duan & Sophia Stid

Poets in Pajamas brings you an extra special reading for its 2019 launch: a double-feature with poets Carlina Duan and Sophia Stid! The reading will be held at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on January 6, 2019. Each poet will hold a 15 minute live reading immediately followed by a Q&A. The event will take place on the PiP Facebook Page.

In case you’re like us and tend to forget these things, the event on Facebook will remind you to attend, so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Carlina Duan

Carlina Duan is a sweet tooth from Michigan. She is the author of the poetry collection I WORE MY BLACKEST HAIR (Little A, 2017). Her poems can be found in Black Warrior ReviewTinderbox Poetry JournalTupelo QuarterlyThe Margins, and elsewhere. She is currently the Co-Editor-in-Chief of Nashville Review, and an MFA student at Vanderbilt University. She believes in fruit. Find her at www.carlinaduan.com, or on Twitter @ ccduan.

Carlina Duan at Black Warrior Review

Carlina Duan at Tinderbox Poetry Journal

Carlina Duan at Tupelo Quarterly

Sophia Stid

Sophia Stid is a writer from California. Currently in the MFA program at Vanderbilt University, she has received fellowships from the Bucknell Seminar for Younger Poets and Sewanee Writers’ Conference. She is the winner of the 2017 Francine Ringold Award for New Writers. Her poems can be found in Image, Beloit, Nimrod, Ninth Letter, DIAGRAM, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and Crab Orchard Review, among others. 

Sophia Stid at Beloit Poetry Journal

Sophia Stid at Hayden’s Ferry Review

Sophia Stid at Nimrod International Journal of Prose and Poetry

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Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at 7 p.m. EST (4 p.m. Pacific)  on Janusary 6, 2019, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the writer. 

Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

PiP Reading 43: Samantha Edmonds

Poets in Pajamas brings you Samantha Edmonds at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on November 18th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

The event on Facebook will remind you to attend in case you’re like us and tend to forget these things so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Samantha Edmonds is an MFA candidate at the University of Tennessee. Her fiction and nonfiction appear in Black Warrior Review, Pleiades, The Pinch, Indiana Review, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, and elsewhereShe currently lives in Knoxville, where she serves as fiction editor for Grist and as the Community Outreach Director for Sundress Academy for the Arts.

Samantha Edmonds at her Website
Samantha Edmonds on Ploughshares
Samantha Edmonds at Black Warrior Review
Samantha Edmonds on Hobart

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at the appointed time, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet. Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

PiP Reading 42: Sarah Ann Winn

Sarah Ann WinnPoets in Pajamas brings you Sarah Ann Winn at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on November 11th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

The event on Facebook will remind you to attend in case you’re like us and tend to forget these things so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Sarah Ann Winn’s first book, Alma Almanac (Barrow Street, 2017), won the 2016 Barrow Street Book Prize, selected by Elaine Equi. She’s the author of five chapbooks. Her writing has appeared in Five Points, Kenyon Review Online, Massachusetts Review, Smartish Pace. She serves as Reviews Editor for Tinderbox Poetry Journal.

Sarah Ann Winn at Beltway Poetry
Sara Ann Winn’s Alma Almanac at Barrow Street
Sarah Ann Winn at The Boiler
Sarah Ann Winn at The Good Man Project

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at the appointed time, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet. Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

PiP Reading 41: Emily Rose Cole

Emily Rose ColePoets in Pajamas brings you Emily Rose Cole at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on October 28th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

The event on Facebook will remind you to attend in case you’re like us and tend to forget these things so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Emily Rose Cole is the author of a chapbook, Love & a Loaded Gun, from Minerva Rising Press. Her poetry has appeared in Nimrod, The Pinch, and Southern Indiana Review, among others. She is a Ph.D. student studying poetry and disability studies at the University of Cincinnati. Reach her at emilyrosecolepoetry.com.

Emily Rose Cole on Twitter
Emily Rose Cole at Glass
Emily Rose Cole at Superstition Review
Q&A with Emily at Carve
Emily’s Love & a Loaded Gun at Minerva Rising

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at the appointed time, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet. Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.

PiP Reading 40: Gemma Cooper-Novack

Poets in Pajamas brings you Gemma Cooper-Novack at 7pm EST (4pm Pacific) on October 14th with a 15 minute live reading to be immediately followed by a short Q&A. Reading to be held at the PiP Facebook Page, HERE.

The event on Facebook will remind you to attend in case you’re like us and tend to forget these things so please head over and click “going” to let us know to expect you.

Gemma’s debut poetry collection We Might As Well Be Underwater (Unsolicited Press, 2017) was a finalist for the CNY Book Award. Her work has appeared in more than twenty journals. She is a 2016 Deming Fund grantee and was a 2016 runner-up for the James Jones First Novel Fellowship.

Gemma Cooper-Novack’s Website
Cooper-Novack’s poem, “Luxury” at Tampa Review
Cooper-Novack’s book, We Might as Well be Underwater
Cooper-Novack’s poem, “Endings” at Glass
Cooper-Novack’s poem, “Vertex” at Lambda Literary

Join us at the Poets in Pajamas Facebook page at the appointed time, watch for the live video to start, and click join to watch the reading and interact with the poet. Anna Black will host.

This reading series is hosted courtesy of Sundress Publications.