The Coffee with the Poet Series continues on Thursday, November 21st at 10:30 a.m. Kathryn Byer will lead a workshop on pulling poems together into a collection ready for publication. She will also talk about and read from her first collection of poetry, Girl in the Midst of Harvest, which was recently republished by Press 53. Kathryn has published six books of poetry and served as North Carolina’s first woman Poet Laureate from 2005 through 2009. Her most recent collection, Descent, won the 2013 SIBA Book Award for Poetry.
The Coffee with the Poet Series gathers every third Thursday of the month and is co-sponsored by the NetWest chapter of the North Carolina Writers Network. For more information about Coffee with the Poet please call City Lights Bookstore at 828-586-9499.