to a Manzano
Council literary event in the Heart of New Mexico on the
Nostos rules. The 9th Annual Poets & Writers Picnic
again returns to its
traditional setting -- the gazebo garden behind Pop Shaffer's famous
folk art fence next to the historic Shaffer Hotel.
with the Sunflower
Folk Art Day).
Featuring: poetry, music, open
readers, and - new this year - an Artists Trading Cards (ATC) show,
many with poetry and sunflower themes. This free,
features local and visiting poets and writers, and live music.
advance sign up for open mic: sign
up on day of Poets and Writers Picnic in person & on site only.
Sunflower Poetry Competition
Compose and read an original sunflower poem: prizes, appreciation, and web publication.
Poetry Writing Workshop
What: more about the workshop
Who: Dale Harris & Gregory Candela
When: Friday, Aug. 25 - Saturday, Aug. 26
Where: The Shaffer Hotel, Mountainair
poetry - New
Mexico poets, this
year's readers, and
including organizer Dale Harris, are past and future
Poets & Writers Picnic
Mark your calendars for August 26th and come to Mountainair. As has become custom, this Annual Poets & Writers Picnic is again on the same week-end as the Sunflower Festival (sponsored by the Mountainair Chamber of Commerce).