Saturday, November 28, 2015; 4 PM

Local Writers at the Local Buzz

Featured writers: Douglas Milliken, fiction; Ellen Taylor, poetry; Marcia Brown, nonfiction. Free. Nice coffeehouse/wine bar, at Pond Cove plaza on Route 77, Cape Elizabeth, ME.

Saturday, November 28, 2015; 4 PM

Westbrook Writers Event/Book Launch

Brendan Rielly is releasing a new book called UNBEATEN MAN. This free event has many Westbrook writers selling their books. Westbrook Community Center, 4-6 PM; light refreshments. RSVP to Brendan Rielly at brielly@jbgh.com. Great holiday shopping opportunity.

Saturday, December 12, 2015; 7 PM

Lowry's Lodge poetry series in Westbrook

The new Moon Pie Press animal poetry anthology THE WILDEST PEAL will be featured, with several readers. All proceeds from this book go to horse rescue in Maine. Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook. $4 suggested donation. Refreshments.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016; 6:30 PM

Surette in Amesbury, MA

Prime Time Poets: Costello Transportation Center, 68 Elm Street, Amesbury, Mass. Feature and open mike.


Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Surette in Rehoboth, MA

Poetry in the Village. Blanding Library, 124 Bay State Road, Rehoboth, Mass. Plus open mike.

Friday, November 13, 2015; 8:55 AM

Moon Pie Press poem on The Writer's Almanac

Garrison Keillor will read a poem from Dana Robbins' new poetry book THE LEFT SIDE OF MY LIFE on NPR's The Writer's Almanac. Times vary on NPR stations. Or you can listen at the Writer's Almanac website.

Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Animal Poetry Anthology Out!

We are proud to release THE WILDEST PEAL, our second anthology of animal poetry, and our longest book so far, to benefit the nonprofit MSSPA, New England's largest horse shelter. Available on our website, from the MSSPA website and at Longfellow Books in Portland. See MSSPA website at www.msspa.org for more about this wonderful organization. This book will make a terrific holiday gift for your animal loving friends and family. Thanks to all who supported the project.

Saturday, November 7, 2015; 1 PM

Claire Hersom - Poetry and Blues

Claire Hersom reads her poetry, accompanied by blues guitar. There will be singing, too. Bailey Public Library, Winthrop, Maine. Free.

Friday, November 6, 2015

David R Surette in Exeter, NH

First Friday Coffee House: Parish Hall, First Unitarian-Universalist Society of Exeter. 12 Elm Street, Exeter, NH.

Saturday, October 24, 2015; 4 PM

Local Buzz reading series in Cape Elizabeth, ME

Local Buzz, Pond Cove IGA Plaza - delightful coffee shop and wine bar. Featured writers: Brenda Buchanan, fiction; Christopher Seid, poetry; Joan Lang, nonfiction. Free. Hosted by Marcia Brown/Linda Aldrich.

Tuesday, October 20, 2015; 8 PM

Surette in Northampton, MA

Northampton Poetry: World War II Club, 50 Conz Street, Northampton, Mass. Feature and open mike.

Saturday, October 17, 2015; 7 PM

Lowry's Lodge poetry reading series, Westbrook

Poetry reading series at Continuum for Creativity, 863 Main Street, Westbrook. $4 suggested donation. Featured poets: Adrian Blevins and Jim Donnelly. Hosted by the tireless Anna Wrobel and Jim Donnelly.

Friday, October 16, 2015; 7 PM

Maine Speaks Poetry/Music at Harlow Gallery

Harlow Gallery, Main Street, Hallowell, the Bookey Readings. Maine Speaks will feature four poets and 2 musicians, including Steve Cowperthwaite and Jeri Theriault.

Thursday, October 1, 2015; 7 PM

Marcia Brown reading from new non poetry book

Marcia has a new book called Well Read, Well Fed: Great Reads and Simple Dishes for Book Groups, which includes recipes and essays. Free. Longfellow Books, Monument Square, Portland.