New Book News! We celebrate these poets and the publication of their new books Sunday, March 21 at 7 PM EST. Join us on Lit Youngstown’s YouTube channel for a live reading and conversation.
Steve Brightman lives in Akron, Ohio, with his wife and their green parrot. He firmly believes that there are only two seasons: winter and baseball.
The Circus of His Bones (Kung Fu Treachery Press)
John Compton’s publications include trainride elsewhere (Pressed Wafer); That Moan like a Saxophone (Kindle); Ampersand (Plan B Press); and A Child Growing Wild Inside the Mothering Womb (Ghost City Press)
i saw god cooking children / paint their bones (Blood Pudding Press)
Barbara Marie Minney’s poetry has been published in the 50th Anniversary Hessler Street Fair Poetry Anthology, “Women Speak: Volume 5: Women of Appalachia Project,” “The Gasconade Review Presents: Ladies’ Night,” “Woman Scream: the International Poetry Anthology of Female Voices,” and “Women Speak: Women of Appalachia Project.”
If There’s No Heaven (Poetry Is Life Book Award winner, Poetry of Life)