Tues, May 6, 2-4 pm DIXIE POETS at the St. George Library downstairs. Critiques-bring 8-10 copies of 1-2 poems for helpful suggestions from the group. New people welcome. We’ll be working on table decorations for the NFSPS convention in SLC in June for the first hour then do critiques. Bring a copy of 10 winter poems, print one per sheet then roll and wrap with gray, blue or silver ribbon for table favors.
Thurs, May 15, 7-8 pm SECOND THURSDAY POETRY READINGS at Barnes and Noble, bring poetry to share. Public invited.
Tues May 20, 2-4 pm DIXIE POETS at the St. George Library downstairs. Critiques-bring 8-10 copies of 1-2 poems for helpful suggestions from the group. New people always welcome.
Thurs, May 22, 7 pm REDROCK WRITERS poetry group will meet at Markay Brown's for critiques, for more info email <firstname.lastname@example.org>
1. Poets who were published in DSU’s SOUTHERN QUILL and honored at a reception: Marilyn Ball, Lin Floyd, Barbara Funke, Marie Tollstrup and Betty Vickers.
|l-r Barbara, Lin, Marie and Marilyn. (Betty not shown)|
2. Also congrats to Marleen Bussma for her latest recognitions in Cowboy Poetry excellence. See her website: http://www.cowboypoetry.com/marleenbussma.htm
3. Kudos to those poets from Dixie who won recognition in UTSPS annual spring conference in SLC in late April.
June 1, 2014 DEADLINE for UTAH SINGS 9th publication of UTSPS, submit two poems-details.
June 15, 2014 DEADLINE for LEAGUE OF UTAH WRITERS Sept 12-13 CONFERENCE for details see http://www.luwriters.org/pdf/writing-contest-categories2014.pdf. Also more on categories-see p. 5-LUW's Quill.
June 25-29, 2014 NFSPS National Federation State Poetry Society conference in SLC this year. DEADLINE to Register is MAY 20th, details see http://www.nfsps.com/Strophes2014Apr.pdf