Blood Jet Poetry Series
Join us as we celebrate the release of two new poetry collections:
The Year is Sunday by Izzy Oneiric and How is Travel a Folded Form by Erika Howsare.
Features followed by open mic.
Doors and Sign up: 7:30 PM, Reading 8:00PM
Izzy Oneiric holds an MFA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago. Their work has appeared in numerous print and online publications including PoetryWTF?!, BlazeVOX, otoliths, and Phantom Limb. They are the author of the chapbook From the Bombshell Shelter (Main Street Rag, 2010), and the full-length collections Crossing Bryan Ferry and Other Poems (Lavender Ink Press, 2016), and The Year is Sunday (Xi Draconis Books, 2018). Izzy currently lives in New Orleans and is an Event Coordinator for the New Orleans Poetry Festival.
Erika Howsare is a Virginia-based poet and nonfiction writer. With Kate Schapira, she wrote a book-length poetic meditation on waste, called FILL: A Collection, published by Trembling Pillow Press in 2016. Her second book, How Is Travel a Folded Form?, appeared from Saddle Road Press in 2018. She was a co-editor at Horse Less Press for 11 years. Her poetry has appeared in Fence, Verse, Denver Quarterly and others, and recent prose appears in Taproot and online at The Millions and The Rumpus. Find more work, and photos of the ground, at erikahowsare.com.
Please join Blood Jet reading series for our fall 2018 Season in our NEW HOME at The Dragonfly (3921 St. Claude Ave.) Please note this venue is BYOB. All ages. Admission is free.
Featured Reading is followed by a limited open mic set. Sign up at 8. Show at 8:30.
Oct 24th: Erika Howsare & TBA