April 11th Cruellest Month Poetry Reading

BrickHouse Books will be hosting this reading Monday night from 6:30 – 8:30 at the Towson Library. Two of our authors will be reading at this event:

  • Doritt Carroll, Maryland poet and attorney, had her poetry collection, “In Caves” published by BHB in 2010.
  • Bill Rivera, poet, scientist, and scholar, will have his collection of poetry, “Buried in the Mind’s Backyard,” will be published this year.

Anyone is welcome to come and sign up to read their work as well. Please come and enjoy some nice refreshments and lovely poetry.

Cruellest Month Poetry and Performance Festival

The festival is being held on Monday nights from 6:30 – 8:30 at the Towson Library, 320 York Rd.

April 4 — Hosted by poet Barbara DeCesare, the theme of this even will be “interactions that always seem to go awry.” The event will include interactive plays and readings from Hiram Larew, Michael Gushue and Plato Hieronimous.

April 11 — Hosted by BrickHouse Books, this reading will present Doritt Carroll and Bill Rivera.

April 18 — Hosted by William P. Tandy, editor and publisher of “Smile, Hon, You’re in Baltimore!” this evening’s event will feature Mobtown-infused poetry with works from E. Doyle-Gillespie, S.J. Ferrandi, Gavin Heck, Ian Hochberg, Sarah Jane Miller and Fernando Quijano III, among others.

April 25 — Hosted by The Maryland Writers’ Association and Laura Shovan , this event is celebrating the launch of Little Patuxent Reviews, “Life in Me Like Grass on Fire: Love Poems.” Over a dozen contributing poets will be reading their works.

For more information see this article or contact Chris Casamassamia at furniture.press.books@gmail.com or 410-718-6574, or go to crumopoperfest.blogspot.com.