The Toadstool Bookshop
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Two Poets To Read At The Toadstool Bookshop In Peterborough
Katharine Gregg and Howard Faerstein will be at The Toadstool Bookshop in Peterborough to introduce and read from their poetry collections on Saturday September 24th at 11 am. This event is free and all are welcome.
Kathy Gregg is a former long-time resident of Mason. NH. The poems in her collection Mere Thread explore her relationship with place and encounters with the world she inhabits. She is a former teacher and has an MFA in poetry from Vermont College. Her poems have appeared in journals including The North American Review, Cimarron, and Nimrod. She currently lives in Amherst, Massachusetts.
Howie Faerstein, a graduate of New England College’s MFA Program, is the author of the chapbooks: Play a Song on the Drums, he said and Out of Order and two full-length collections: Dreaming of the Rain in Brooklyn and Googootz and Other Poems. His poetry and reviews can be found in Great River Review, Nimrod, CutThroat, Off the Coast, Rattle, upstreet, Nine Mile, Verse Daily, Nixes Mate, On the Seawall, Peacock Journal, and Connotation. A five-time Pushcart Prize nominee, he is co-poetry editor of Cutthroat, a Journal of the Arts, volunteers as a mentor at the Center for New Americans, and lives in Florence, MA.
For more information call the bookstore at 603-924-3543.